Portia Hunt

By Charlotte Owen-Burge | July 25, 2023

Portia Hunt is a Programme Advisor at the United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP). Her expertise lies in the development of climate change adaptation and resilience-building initiatives, with a focus on strengthening capacities for climate services and multi-hazard early warning systems in LDCs and SIDS. She has experience in analysing and advising on gender responsiveness and social inclusion, and is passionate about ensuring a people-centred, whole-of-society approach to addressing the climate crisis. Portia is a British national and holds a Master’s in Natural Sciences from the University of Leeds (UK).