Michael Renner

Michael Renner is a Senior Researcher at the Washington, DC-based Worldwatch Institute.  His work has mostly focused on the linkages between environment, resources, and conflict, post-disaster peacemaking, and connections between employment and environment.  Before joining Worldwatch in 1987, Michael was a Corliss Lamont Fellow in Economic Conversion at Columbia University (1986-87) and a research associate at the World Policy Institute in New York City (1984-86).  He serves on the board of the Global Policy Forum (New York) and is a Senior Advisor to the Institute for Environmental Security (The Hague/Brussels).