Robbie has 15 years’ experience providing monitoring, evaluation, research and learning services to a range of international organisations. He has applied his core MERL expertise across a broad range of sectors and settings. Robbie has considerable experience working across the climate change mitigation – adaptation spectrum – from climate resilience and transformation through to renewable energy, carbon emissions and low carbon economies. His broader expertise covers systems innovation, private sector development, impact investing, evidence-informed policy processes, and institutional capacity building. He has facilitated MEL capacity development processes in cross-cultural settings - training MEL teams and building their capacities through the generation of trust, collaboration, and buy-in and designing M&E systems from the ground up.
Within the last three years, Robbie has worked with a broad range of organisations including the Rockefeller Foundation, the UK Department of International Development (DFID), the UK Prosperity Fund, the Children’s Investment Fund Foundation (CIFF), the World Bank, the World Food Programme (WFP) and the United National Environment Programme (UNEP), among others.
Robbie has an MSc Distinction from the School of Oriental and African Studies (SOAS), University of London.
Sarah has over 7 years’ experience working ‘on the ground’ in climate change resilience, adaptation and mitigation. Her experience is diverse and global, from examining the impact of urban agriculture and sustainable development in South Africa, conducting community-based vulnerable assessments in small island developing states in the Caribbean and Indian Ocean, to contributing to small-scale renewable energy development in East Africa, and several ongoing climate change evaluations. From 2017 – 2019, Sarah contributed to the development of a global program building awareness and capacity for central bank regulators to tackle climate change through inclusive green finance.
Over the last five years Sarah has worked with the German Federal Ministry for the Environment, Nature Conservation and Nuclear Safety (BMU), the Alliance for Financial Inclusion, the UK Department for International Development (DFID), and the Great Barrier Reef Foundation (GBRF).
Sarah has an MSc Distinction in Climate Change and Development from the University of Sussex.