Christina’s research focuses on international climate governance and sustainable development. A senior in the College of Arts & Sciences, she is majoring in Biology & Society with a minor in Environmental Science. She is currently working with the U.S. Department of State’s Bureau of International Organization Affairs to profile each country’s actions towards achievement of the UN Sustainable Development Goals. She is also pursuing a senior thesis about China’s natural resource extraction projects in developing countries and doing research at the Cornell Institute for Climate Smart Solutions. She is looking forward to learning more about climate finance and regional partnerships for capacity building and knowledge sharing at COP23.