UK Fisheries Manager, EU Oceans Program
Areas of expertise: Policy Development, Environmental Regulation, Research and Analysis, Rights-based fisheries management/Catch-shares, stakeholder engagement, sustainable development, EU and UK fisheries regulation
UK implementation of EDF's wider EU Ocean's Strategy through the appraisal of final Common Fisheries Policy (CFP) reform legislation as well as research, analysis and project management of EDF's UK projects. These projects will focus on the use and uptake of catch shares for improved fisheries management.
Erin is currently away on maternity leave and will return in late 2016.
Experience working on research and policy development, primarily with the UK Government Department responsible for fisheries management. Projects involved reform of local, national and European legislation, including taking a Bill through Parliament and reform proposals for the recently updated CFP.
Other relevant and interesting opportunities include working on fisheries policy, governance and outreach in the South Pacific, Southeast Asia and Africa, particularly in the areas of community-based and co-managed approaches to fisheries management.
MSc. Environmental Policy and Regulation, London School of Economics.
BA. Hons. International Development, Dalhousie University.
Dipl. Marine Environmental Technology, Marine Institute of Memorial University.