Catherine Higham is a policy fellow at the LSE’s Grantham Research Institute on Climate Change and the Environment. She coordinates its Climate Change Laws of the World project. Catherine joined the Grantham Research Institute after nearly a decade of policy and advocacy work in the not-for-profit sector. Most recently, Catherine worked at the international environmental organisation CDP, where she led the organisation’s engagement with sub-national governments in Europe, the Middle East and Africa. Before dedicating her career to the fight against climate change, Catherine spent many years working in the field of human rights.