Louise Baker

Chief of External Relations, Policy and Advocacy
United Nations Convention to Combat Desertification

Louise Baker is the Chief of External Relations, Policy and Advocacy for the United Nations Convention to Combat Desertification Secretariat. She joined the UNCCD in 2011.

Originally from a rural farming community in the United Kingdom, Louise works on policy development, advocacy, and partnerships.

Previous United Nations assignments include high-profile public health campaigns on immunization, tuberculosis and tobacco control for the World Health Organization. She has lived and worked extensively in Central and Eastern Europe and Asia.

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