Climate change is quickly becoming a core focus of global development, and the demand for experts to help take action to combat it is growing. But there are several misconceptions about engaging in climate work, from the skills involved to the sectors it touches.
Devex spoke with several climate experts to debunk four common myths.
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Currently based in New York City, Eliza is a veteran journalist focused on covering the most pressing issues and latest innovations in global health, humanitarian aid, sustainability and development. A member of Mensa, Eliza has earned a master's degree in public affairs and bachelor's degree in political science from the University of the Philippines.