Florence is a Post-Doctoral Research Fellow at the Grantham Research Institute on Climate Change and the Environment, at the London School of Economics and Political Science (LSE). Her work focuses on climate change adaptation, including the role of the private sector in adaptation.
She holds a PhD in Geography from the University of Oxford Prior to joining LSE, she spent three years as a Research Fellow at Griffith University, Australia. She has also worked at the National Climate Change Adaptation Research Facility (NCCARF), Australia, and at the OECD in Paris.
For PRISE, Florence is focusing her research on Governance, Institutions and Finance, and Markets, with a particular focus on poverty alleviation, development planning and climate change; the role of institutions; the role of climate and development finance and incentives for the private sector to adapt to climate change.