Richard Kinley

Deputy Executive Secretary, UNFCCC

Richard Kinley joined the UNFCCC in 1993 in various positions including leading the secretariat support for the negotiation of the Kyoto Protocol (1995-1997). In 2006 he was appointed to his current role.

Prior to this, he was an official in the Government of Canada, working in the areas of international environmental policy, northern environment and resource management, and international climate policy.