Climate change Editor, Thomson Reuters Foundation

Laurie edits the Thomson Reuters Foundation’s award-winning daily news website on the human impacts of climate change, focused on climate-related issues including clean energy, climate adaptation, extreme weather, disaster risk reduction, forests, health, climate-related security issues and improving climate change communication. As part of her work, she developed and runs a network of more than 100 developing world climate change journalists. Prior to coming to the Thomson Reuters Foundation in 2009, she worked as a foreign correspondent for the Chicago Tribune newspaper for 15 years based in New Delhi, Kuwait, Johannesburg, Rio de Janeiro, Havana, Mexico City and London.