Charlotte Hicks

Programme Officer, Climate Change and Biodiversity, UNEP-WCMC


Charlotte provides capacity-building and technical support to project partners and stakeholders in REDD+ partner countries on multiple benefits, spatial planning and safeguards. She has worked at UNEP-WCMC since 2013, and has professional experience working in non-government and government organizations in conservation, sustainable development and policy advice in Australia and the Asia-Pacific region. Prior to UNEP_WCMC, Charlotte worked as an independent environmental consultant in China and Southeast Asia, and with the International Union for Conservation of Nature in China and Lao PDR on forest law enforcement; governance and trade; business and biodiversity; wetlands; and climate change.


  • UN-REDD partner countries: Cambodia, Mongolia, Nigeria, Viet Nam •Experience in country: Cambodia, China, Lao PDR, Mongolia, Nepal, Nigeria, Viet Nam