Nancy Smith

About Nancy Smith
  • Director, Climate Action Pledge, The Global Friends

Nancy R. Smith is currently acting as the Director for the Climate Action Pledge, an effort supported by the Tse Foundation and Global Friends Philanthropy to deepen and expand climate philanthropy. She is also an independent consultant with more than 20 years of experience working with philanthropic and international non-profit organizations on transnational challenges. She previously served as the director of philanthropy and gender programs at Salzburg Global, an international think tank, and served as executive associate and international coordinator at Girls Incorporated, a US–based youth development organization. She also worked as a consultant at the UN Division for the Advancement of Women (now part of UN Women), including supporting the Secretariat at the UN Fourth World Conference on Women in Beijing, China.

Ms. Smith earned a B.A. in politics from Mount Holyoke College in Massachusetts and an M.A. in international relations from the University of Lancaster in England.


Using Collaboratives and Networks to Support Climate Solutions

2020 06 10

This session will include Special Highlight: Aeshnina A. Aqilani, Co-Captain, River Warrior, Indonesia. Global warming is the most urgent challenge we face, and the changes required to deliver solutions will come not from individuals or one organisation but from Collective…Read More

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