Founder and President
Joseph Robertson is Commission Director for the Food System Economics Commission. In this role, he serves as head of the secretariat and supports the Co-Chairs in their leadership of the Commission’s substantive work.
He has served as Global Strategy Director for the non-partisannon-profit Citizens’ Climate Education, since 2014. He is the lead strategist supporting the Acceleration Dialogues (diplomatic climate-solutions roundtables) and Resilience Intel (an effort to move the world to 100% climate-smart finance). Through CCE, Joe represents 200,000 citizen stakeholders from 60 countries in the Carbon Pricing Leadership Coalition, the UNFCCC negotiations, and other UN processes.
He is the founder of Geoversiv and Editorial Director of Earth Intelligence, and his articles appear from time to time in the Guardian. The Geoversiv Foundation is an action-oriented expression of nearly two decades of his work on generative sustainable economics.
His blog is PoetEconomist.com