Jeff Conant

Senior International Forests Program Director, Friends of the Earth U.S.

Jeff Conant directs Friends of the Earth’s international forests program, which protects forests and the rights of forest-dependent peoples by addressing the economic drivers of forest destruction. He is the author A Poetics of Resistance: The Revolutionary Public Relations of the Zapatista Insurgency and the co-author and coordinator of A Community Guide to Environmental Health, a grassroots educational manual published in over a dozen languages.