Institute for Governance & Sustainable Development

Amelia Murphy

Amelia Murphy (she/her) is the India Program Deputy Director at IGSD. In addition to her role at IGSD, Amelia is Board Director at the Center for Human Rights and the Environment (CHRE) and a founding co-chair of the Fast Action on Climate to Ensure Intergenerational Justice (FACE Intergenerational Justice) initiative.

Amelia has been working to advance environmental and climate justice through fast mitigation solutions at the local, national, and international level for over 6 years in various roles at the CHRE, McGill University, and local government in Nantucket, MA.

Amelia holds a B.A.S.c. in Sustainability, Science, and Society from McGill University in Montreal, Quebec. She is proficient in Spanish.