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Edward Greene

Former Secretary General Special Envoy for HIV, United Nations


Bio

Edward  Greene (he/him) is the former UN Secretary General Special Envoy for HIV in the Caribbean and the Assistant Secretary General for Human and Social Development at the Caribbean community, CARICOM. At CARICOM, he was Chair of the Steering Committee for Climate Change and Sustainable Development. A native of Guyana, he worked at all three campuses of the University of the West Indies – in Barbados, Trinidad and Tobago, and Jamaica – and now holds the title of Professor Emeritus. He co-founded Global Frontier Advisory and Development Services which promotes the 2030 UN Sustainable Development Goals and specializes in global and regional affairs. Eddie’s expertise includes change management, poverty alleviation, climate resilience, education and training, gender equality, sustainable development, and the green economy, project design, implementation, monitoring, and evaluation.