Lisa de Kleyn

Lisa is exploring the emergence of environmental justice in Australia, including its use in activism, policy and research; and how it applies to native forest logging in Toolangi State Forest, Victoria.

Research interests and skills

  • Environmental justice
  • Environmental sustainability
  • Environmental policy
  • Environmental activism
  • Corporate sustainability
  • Feminist research

Industry experience

  • Sustainability strategies and policies
  • Environmental programs
  • Environmental communications
  • Stakeholder engagement


Associate Professor Anitra Nelson
Associate Professor Wendy Steele

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