Knowledge and Outreach Specialist
Eileen Knowles is the Knowledge and Outreach Specialist of the NDC Partnership Support Unit, where she supports the Climate Action Enhancement Package (CAEP) offering, focusing on NDC revision and ambition raising.
Prior to joining the Partnership, Eileen was the Manager of Special Projects at CDP and later worked as a strategy consultant for CDP’s Reporting Services and Supply Chain teams. Previously, she was Global Director of Program Experience at Global Citizen Year where she was responsible for refining program design and designing scalable global curriculum and evaluations systems for US fellows in 4 countries. She also held the position of Executive Director at Education Generation, a crowd-funding platform supporting scholarships for young leaders in 10 countries in the developing world and worked in Global Outreach at Ashoka’s Changemakers.
Eileen is a Sustainability and Management Consultant, graduated from McMaster University, and has Master of Science in Sustainability and Management from The Earth Institute at Columbia University.