3ie promotes evidence-informed equitable, inclusive and sustainable development. Find contact information and profiles of each of our team members. more. WITH THE PROVISION ON HIRING PROTECTED AREA STAFF WITH PLANTILLA IT IS NOW UP TO THE MlNlNG INDUSTRY TO MEET HIS TERMS, OR FACE THE THE CORREGIDOR ISLAND, A HISTORICAL ISLAND FORTRESS, SITE OF .. 3, i.e., on sustainable use of natural resources, I know that the mining. Meet the Team. The 3ie team is spread across New Delhi, London and Washington, DC. 3ie staff are organised in the following teams: Executive Director's.
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Recognizing this imperative, the Philippine Congress passed the expanded NIPAS bill early this year, increasing our protected areas to 3 million more hectares. Hopefully, the President signs it into law soon. With our limited workforce and resources, this is a challenge for the entire Department, but it is a very welcome one.
We are facing natural resource scarcity due to numerous factors, foremost is the degradation of our terrestrial and marine ecosystems. Once these ecosystems are protected under a legal instrument, we can facilitate swifter enforcement and allot more resources for conservation.
Since the Earth Summit, we have enacted numerous laws and policies addressing biodiversity concerns. We have entered into important Multi-lateral Environmental Agreements MEAs to tackle trans-boundary and global biodiversity issues.
Ramsar Convention recognizes the importance of wetlands and we now have 7 Ramsar sites in the country. Wetlands protect our shores from wave action, reduce the impacts of floods, absorb pollutants and improve water quality.
The Coral Triangle hosts outstanding biodiversity and it is the source of food, livelihood, and income for over million people living in coastal communities. We hosted the very first meeting in Asia of the Conference of Parties of the CMS just October of last year, attended by more than countries.
Apo Natural Park, Mts. Iglit-Baco National Park, Mt. Kitanglad Range Natural Park, Mt. Malindang Range Natural Park, Mt. Makiling Forest Reserve, Mt. We look forward to realizing our vision of a Philippine biodiversity that provides natural resiliency and sustained benefits for all.
She has worked on countries as diverse as Bangladesh, Colombia, Ghana, Indonesia, Nicaragua, Pakistan, and the Philippines, among others, contributing to public expenditure reviews, country economic assessments, policy analyses of the human development sectors, and impact evaluations of policies and programs. King has a Ph. John earned a M. Under her leadership, Room to Read embarked on several key initiatives, including the development of major institutional and cause-marketing partnerships, as well as the launch of legacy giving and multi-currency crowdfunding programs.
Murali was instrumental in helping Room to Read scale its impact by building innovative public and private partnerships. Geetha has nearly 20 years of diverse experience across the corporate and non-profit sectors. This includes working as a statistician for multinational companies and with large-scale technology programs such as the Digital Equalizer Program American India Foundation and Adobe Youth Voices Adobe Systems Incorporated.
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Frank van Veenendaal Mr. An early champion of online video who was instrumental in Google's acquisition of YouTube, Susan now oversees YouTube's content and business operations, engineering, and product development. She joined Google in as the company's first marketing manager and led the initial development of several key consumer products including Google Images and Google Books. He started Room to Read after a fast-paced and distinguished career with Microsoft from toduring which he served as director of business development for the Greater China region and as director of marketing for the Asia-Pacific region.
John continues to bring Room to Read a vision for a scalable solution to developing global educational problems with an intense focus on results and an ability to attract a world-class group of employees, volunteers, and funders. Today, John focuses full-time on long-term strategy, capital acquisition, public speaking, and media opportunities for the organization.
Emeritus Board Hilary Valentine: Her primary focus has been to evangelize the Room to Read mission in front of high net-worth donors in the technology world. Hilary graduated with a BS in Psychology from St. Beer Christopher Beer is the managing member of Ironmark Law Group, PLLC, a firm providing strategic business and intellectual property services to individuals, companies and other lawyers both in the U.
Chris served on the Room to Read Board of Directors from to During a three-year sabbatical, he taught accounting and management classes to M. Grauer is Chairman of Bloomberg L. Grauer joined Bloomberg full time in his executive capacities in March Grauer serves as lead director of Davita, Inc. Tim Koogle Tim Koogle is a private venture capitalist, entrepreneur and business leader, and philanthropist. He has had a long career in starting and growing businesses of scale.
From to he served as Yahoo! Currently, Tim is on the board of a number of private early stage companies in which he is a venture capital investor. He lives in San Francisco, CA. She later joined Montgomery Securities in San Francisco where she covered emerging growth and big cap biotech companies. Kim is passionate about literacy, education and the arts. She enthusiastically serves on the advisory board of 10x10, a global movement for girls' education through a film and social action campaign and a partner of Room to Read.
Kim has worked with the Department of Health and Human Services in San Francisco with abused and neglected children and has tutored a special literacy program for sixth through eighth grade students struggling with reading at Francisco Middle School in San Francisco.
Kim travels extensively in the developing world and lives in San Francisco with her husband Ian and son Baker. Prior to joining the faculty at the Harvard Graduate School of Education, Fernando was a senior education specialist at the World Bank. He has extensive experience in the area of international development assistance with the United States Agency for International Development, the World Bank, the Inter-American Development Bank and other development organizations.
Fernando is best known for his theory of informed dialogue, an approach to bridge scientific research and education policy through the mapping and mobilization of social networks. He was also awarded an honorary doctorate in humane letters by Emerson College for his work advancing global education. SIM has significant investments in several life sciences and medical technology companies.
Muneer retired in after sixteen years as a partner at Goldman Sachs in the Merchant Banking Division.
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Muneer received a B. Mark began his career in as a member of the "cadre" of Jardine Matheson. Antoine led the IPO in and the subsequent fund raising totalling Eur million between and Antoine started his career at Price Waterhouse in Prior to founding Velcan, he cofounded one of the first technology incubators in Paris and was the co-founder or first investor in 23 IT startups between and The company focuses on supporting startups which are bringing sustainable technology solutions to address the challenge of the food value chain, like the latent of shortage of sustainable proteins, water- and input-saving technologies for agriculture, or crop biocontrol.
Antoine and Isabelle are both trained engineers and graduated from Ecole Polytechnique in Isabelle holds a degree in Chinese language and civilization.
They live with their three children in Singapore. Antony obtained his Ph. Antony is active in promoting Innovation and Entrepreneurship in the local business community. With a librarian and Chinese scholar for a father and a secondary school principal for a mother, Koh Toh Tzu hails from a family heavily steeped in Singapore education. A graduate of the Singapore school system, she blends a traditionally Chinese upbringing with her 1st Class Honours in Computer Science from Queens University in Ontario Canada in Sassoon, a large local stockbroker in Singapore.
The person behind some of the earliest Internet stock trading systems in Singapore, Toh Tzu was featured in SmartInvestor magazine as one of the select group of women to succeed in a predominantly male enclave. Toh Tzu is now a full time homemaker, wife and mother.
He is the first Indonesian to sit on the Executive Board of a global bank. Sitohang was named as an inaugural member of Finance Asia's "Club" of the 50 most influential people in Asia's financial markets. Sitohang joined Credit Suisse in from Bankers Trust, where he worked in the derivatives group.
Upon joining Credit Suisse, Mr.
Sitohang worked as part of the Indonesian coverage team and rose to become head of the team. Sitohang is the co-founder of Ars86care Foundation, a highly acclaimed charity based in Indonesia, whose vision and mission is to promote and create high quality child friendly living spaces in order to achieve a better quality of life for children and build public awareness on the importance of child friendly living spaces.
She is a highly committed and active philanthropist and has been instrumental in driving a strong culture of giving and volunteering for Indonesian causes.
InRoom to Read honored Helman and Ria with the Friends of Global Literacy Award, after they launched the Room to Read Accelerator program, which harnessed the skills and resources of foundations, corporations and individuals to support and kick-start a two-year project aimed at setting up school libraries and publishing children's books in Bahasa.
The initiative was undertaken in cooperation with five local NGOs and two private sector publishers. As a result, 24 libraries have been established across 3 districts and 15 book titles published. The innovative Accelerator model of enhancing the skillbase of incumbent NGOs has now been rolled out by Room to Read across eight countries to date, benefiting over 1.
He joined HarbourVest in after several years with Morgan Stanley's technology investment banking division. Michael is an experienced private equity investor with a focus on partnership investing. InMichael relocated from Boston to Tokyo to complement HarbourVest's local Asia offices and act as a member of the global leadership team.
Michael is the senior partner in Asia and has served on various Firm committees including, Executive, Investment AsiaAudit and Compensation Committees. Michael served as a Lieutenant Commander with the United States Navy, as a Naval Aviator and still maintains his commercial pilot ratings.
Lynne received her BA from Mount Holyoke college in where she focused on history and language studies. Lynne was Director of Communications at a private school in New York City and with the move to Boston, she worked on strategic planning and public relations in the technology sector.
She is passionate about her charity work and spends her time helping charities based in Phnom Penh, Cambodia.
Working with children is very important to Lynne. Lynne and Michael have four boys of their own and live in Singapore. Justin Teo Justin Teo is Head of Corporate Finance and Strategy at TCIL, a Hong Kong listed corporation operating in eleven countries across Asia, spanning automotive retail and distribution, transportation and logistics, manufacturing, real estate and hospitality. Justin manages corporate strategy and business planning, mergers and acquisitions, fund raising and strategic partnerships.
Justin holds a bachelor degree in economics from Cornell University. He and his wife, Dina Khreino-Alireza, relocated to Dubai in and have 3 children. She is the founder and chief executive officer of INVU Media, a post production company specializing in family motion picture entertainment.
She lives with her husband and three young children in Dubai. Inhe ran the New York marathon to raise money for Room to Read. He and his wife, Rebecca Brosnan, live in Hong Kong.
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