Boston University Department of Environment
Tecnológico de Monterrey
Vivien Li, Rappaport Institute Advisory Board Member
Kara Runsten, Municipal Vulnerability Preparedness Manager, Massachusetts Executive Office for Energy and the Environment
City of Boston, Department of the Environment
Hannah Payne, Carbon Neutrality Program Manager
Description of Fellowship
Claudia will support the City of Boston’s Environment Department by conducting research and generating policy recommendations for the implementation of the Building Emissions Reduction and Disclosure Ordinance (BERDO). This will include supporting stakeholder engagement for the development of Review Board regulations, exploring the integration of equity metrics into the program and analyzing potential expenditures of funds from the Equitable Emissions Investment Fund.