Jennifer Lenhart

Dr. Jennifer Lenhart, Global Lead, WWF Cities


Jennifer Lenhart is WWF’s Global Cities Lead, which has engaged over 700 cities in almost 70 countries. She holds a PhD in urban climate governance from Wageningen University (Netherlands) and an Erasmus Mundus MSc co-hosted by Lund University and Central European University (MESPOM). With 15+ years’ experience addressing urban environmental challenges via holistic approaches, Jennifer previously worked at UN-Habitat in Nairobi, Kenya; the City of Malmö, Sweden, and an urban sustainability consultancy in Seattle. She is currently based in Santiago de Chile.