Helen Ding

Head of the Centre Equitable Economics Innovation Team

Dr. Helen Ding is Senior Economist for Inclusive Development at the World Resources Institute and Head of Equitable Economics Innovation, based out of WRI Europe. She is a subject matter expert on the economics and finance of forest and landscape restoration, a founding member of FAO’s The Economics of Ecosystem Restoration Initiative (TEER), a multi-partner initiative to collect standardized data about the costs and benefits of ecosystem restoration worldwide, and a senior advisor for the Food and Land Use Coalition (FOLU), a global community of change-makers working to accelerate the transformation of food and land use systems.