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Laure Katz

Blue Nature Senior Director and Technical Director for the Ocean Fund, Center for Oceans

Location
U.S. (Arlington)
Languages
English, Indonesian
My Latest Blogs on Human Nature

Laure Katz

Blue Nature Senior Director and Technical Director for the Ocean Fund, Center for Oceans

​​Laure Katz is a marine scientist and conservation practitioner with more than a decade of experience in Indonesia, the Galapagos Islands, the Pacific Line islands and California.
Laure earned an interdisciplinary B.Sc. and M.Sc. in marine resource management from Stanford University and a global MBA from University of Virginia’s Darden School of Business. Currently serving as the Director of Conservation International’s Seascapes Program, Laure works directly with communities, governments and investors to improve ocean management around the world. Laure spent four years living in Indonesia and working as a key advisor for the Bird’s Head Seascape in West Papua, Indonesia, a global model for community-driven co-management at the seascape scale. She is currently developing sustainable financing models for marine conservation and developing comprehensive capacity development programs for marine conservation practitioners.​
Laure earned an interdisciplinary B.Sc. and M.Sc. in marine resource management from Stanford University and a global MBA from University of Virginia’s Darden School of Business. Currently serving as the Director of Conservation International’s Seascapes Program, Laure works directly with communities, governments and investors to improve ocean management around the world. Laure spent four years living in Indonesia and working as a key advisor for the Bird’s Head Seascape in West Papua, Indonesia, a global model for community-driven co-management at the seascape scale. She is currently developing sustainable financing models for marine conservation and developing comprehensive capacity development programs for marine conservation practitioners.​
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Coastal Management, Coastal/Marine Conservation, Coral Reefs, Marine Conservation, Marine Protected Areas, Ocean Science
Location
U.S. (Arlington)
Languages
English, Indonesian
My Latest Blogs on Human Nature