Jennifer Huang

Jennifer Huang

Jennifer Huang

International Fellow, Center for Climate and Energy Solutions (C2ES), Moderator

Jennifer Huang is an International Fellow at the Center for Climate and Energy Solutions (C2ES). Ms. Huang tracks and researches international climate policy, focusing on key issues such as transparency in the UN Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC) negotiations, and helps facilitate dialogue among international policymakers and stakeholders. Prior to joining C2ES, she worked as a Law Clerk at the White House Council on Environmental Quality and as a Legal Intern in the Ad Hoc Working Group on the Durban Platform for Enhanced Action (ADP) Implementation Strategy Unit at the UNFCCC secretariat in Bonn, Germany.

She has recently co-authored the chapter Trends in Climate Justice Litigation: The Dutch Case and Global Repercussions in Climate Justice: Case Studies in Global and Regional Governance Challenges (Randall S. Abate ed., 2016) and the chapter Governance of Climate Change Impacts on the Antarctic Marine Environment, in Climate Change Impacts on Ocean and Coastal Law: U.S. and International Perspectives (Randall S. Abate ed., 2015). She has authored law and other articles on transparency and adaptation under the UNFCCC negotiations, renewable energy and the U.S. military, and Darfur genocide reparations before the International Criminal Court. She is also a member of the New York City Bar Association’s International Environmental Law Committee.

Ms. Huang holds an LL.M. degree in environmental law with a focus on climate change and a J.D. with certificates in international and environmental law from Pace Law School (now the Elisabeth Haub School of Law at Pace University). She holds an interdisciplinary B.A. in war and military studies from New York University.