Knowledge and Learning Project Specialist
Jamie Bindon is the Knowledge and Learning Project Specialist for the NDC Partnership Support Unit. In her role she supports the operations of the Knowledge and Learning team, development and distribution of the partnership’s knowledge products, and carries out peer convenings to bring countries together to directly learn from one another and share lessons to inspire broader learning on NDC implementation and enhancement.
Prior to joining the NDC Partnership Jamie worked on the USAID ASSIST project supporting project activities and data management for the project’s 8 Latin American country offices. Jamie previously worked with the youth-leadership NGO Amigos de las Americas, where she oversaw sustainable community development projects and co-led multinational ‘campamentos’ in Costa Rican national parks, carrying out trail-work and conservation efforts. While completing her degree, she was a Climate & Energy and Recreation Intern in the Government Relations department at The Wilderness Society.
Jamie holds a B.A. in International Studies and Spanish from American University with a specialization in Environmental Sustainability and Global Health with a Western Hemisphere Regional Focus. During her time at American she studied abroad in Bolivia through the School for International Training, where she published a bilingual children’s book about deforestation.