Redesign of ForestsClimateChange.org

In November 2013, I was asked to lead the revamp of the ForestsClimateChange.org website from a REDD+ project page to a knowledge hub on forests and climate change news, research, debate, analysis and tools. In only two weeks, I co-wrote a new strategy, redesigned and launched the new site.

Overnight (literally), it went from this:

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To this:

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One of my favourite features was “The Ring: A science policy debate” section we modelled on the successful New York Times series “Room for Debate”. We even customized the banner in a very cool way (click on the image to be taken to the live debate page):

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I was managing editor of the site from November 2013 – July 2014, during which time I authored and commissioned numerous articles including: