Julie-Anne Richards

Julie-Anne Richards

Manager International Policy of the Climate Justice Programme
Biography: 

Julie-Anne Richards, Manager International Policy of the Climate Justice Programme, has more than a decade experience in climate change campaigning and policy development. She was responsible for coordinating international policy and lobbying campaigns across the Climate Action Network International, an organization with more than 700 member organisations in 90 countries. As Advocacy Coordinator for Oxfam Australia she played a key role in establishing Oxfam in the policy and campaigning climate change space within Australia, and co-authored a key Oxfam International paper on equity and climate change. At Climate Action Network Australia she successfully expanded climate change
outside of the environment sector and facilitated a new approach to campaigning leading to a shift in awareness and increased concern about climate change. Her campaign and communication success draws from her previous career in marketing in the private sector. jar@jarclimate.net