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Burcu is part of the Stakeholder Engagement Team in CA’s Berlin office. She is a member of the science team, for the stakeholder engagement activities of the Forest Navigator, RESCUE and PROVIDE projects. She works on stakeholder mapping and engagement; design, coordination and organisation of international workshops; conducting user testing sessions for some of Climate Analytics’s web tools (e.g. Climate Impact Explorer) as well as background research on climate services, climate impacts and land use, land cover and forestry.
Burcu worked as a student assistant in the science team while she was enrolled in the Integrated Natural Resources Management (INRM) Master’s programme at Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin between 2019 and 2022. She holds a second MSc in Global Environmental Politics and Society from the University of Edinburgh, and a BSc in Political Science and International Relations from Bogazici University in Istanbul.
Before joining Climate Analytics, she worked for the World Wildlife Fund (WWF) in Turkey as Corporate Partnerships and Fundraising Officer.
- Climate change is here now – we need to talk about adaptation Tabea Lissner, Tessa Möller, Nicole van Maanen, Burcu Yesil, 16 August 2021
- Understanding the complex relationship between land and climate Burcu Yesil, Mike Hegarty, Quentin Lejeune, Claire Fyson, Inga Menke, 10 July 2020
- Peer reviewed
- Machine-learning-based evidence and attribution mapping of 100,000 climate impact studies Max Callaghan, Carl-Friedrich Schleussner, Shruti Nath, Quentin Lejeune, Thomas R. Knutson, Markus Reichstein, Gerrit Hansen, Emily Theokritoff, Marina Andrijevic, Robert J. Brecha, Michael Hegarty, Chelsea Jones, Kaylin Lee, Agathe Lucas, Nicole van Maanen, Inga Menke, Peter Pfleiderer, Burcu Yesil and Jan C. Minx, Nature, (2021)