Region: San Francisco Bay Area
Project(s): Advancing Collaboration to Discover and Disseminate Climate Adaptation Best Practices
Yeshe Salz is a recent graduate from UC Berkeley with a degree in Interdisciplinary Studies studying Literature, Culture and the Environment and a minor in Global Poverty and Practice. During her time at UC Berkeley, Yeshe completed extensive research in the field of environmental justice and narrative theory, volunteered with local environmental justice organizations and worked as a Community Networks intern with the nonprofit Fundación Cántaro Azul. During her time as a fellow, Yeshe hopes to gain experience in environmental coalition building and climate adaptation planning. She looks forward to learning how climate adaptation and local government collaboration can best support community resilience.