Nella Canales is a Research Fellow at SEI. Nella’s experience as a researcher has focused on climate finance at the national and sub-national levels in developing countries. She joined SEI in June 2016.
Her research interests include climate finance for adaptation purposes as well as adaptation policy and practice in Latin America, particularly in Andean countries.
Prior to SEI, Nella worked for the Overseas Development Institute in London as a Research Officer on climate finance.
Nella has also experience as a development practitioner through her work with CARE International in Peru as a Climate Change and Policy Advisor; and with CDM projects during her time with Peru’s National Environmental Fund (FONAM).
Nella holds a Masters in Climate Change and Development at the Institute of Development Studies (IDS) and the University of Sussex.