Jane Boles - Director, International Land Use

Jane is a forest carbon project manager who works with communities, governments, and private companies to develop projects that enhance not only carbon stocks but biodiversity, livelihood opportunities, and ecosystem function. At NatureBank, Jane is responsible for international project development, including risk management, community outreach and Free Prior and Informed Consent strategies, Monitoring and Evaluation, and validation of projects to standards such as VCS and CCBA. Prior to working with Era, Jane worked with the Canadian International Development Agency in Cameroon (CIDA), where she trained community and state-level forestry professionals in participatory land use planning techniques and carbon finance