Ruth Fletcher

Programme Officer

Role: CCI collaborative projects, Project team member


Ruth is an inter-disciplinary scientist with expertise in ecology, economics, and social aspects of marine biodiversity issues. Combining this expertise with her excellent science and policy communication skills, Ruth also has a particular interest in theory of change and the mechanisms for achieving impact. Ruth has a background in business engagement, particularly with the extractive sector and has previously worked on developing tools and supporting informed decision-making for understanding potential risks and impacts of industry activity in relation to biodiversity. She also has experience in the assessment of social and cultural values in the marine environment including the identification of community-held values towards ecosystem services.