Elsa Barron (@elsa_barron_) is a Research Fellow at the Center for Climate and Security (CCS), an institute of the Council on Strategic Risks (CSR). She is also the Co-Chair of the Young Professionals Interest Group at the Environmental Peacebuilding Association. She has worked on environment, climate, and peace-related research and advocacy at the Institute for Climate and Peace, Faith in Place, the Payne Institute for Public Policy, the Wilson Center Environmental Change and Security Program, and the NGO Committee on Financing for Development. She also writes poetry on topics related to climate, environment, peace, and justice issues. She is also on LinkedIn.