Potts, Jason
Associate and Senior Advisor
Sustainable Commodity Initiative
International Institute on Sustainable Development, Canada
Phone +1 (514) 814-3452
E-mail jpotts@iisd.ca
Web www.iisd.org

Visiting address
IISD's Head Office 161 Portage Avenue East
6th Floor Winnipeg,
Manitoba, Canada R3B 0Y4
Jason Potts is Coordinator of the Sustainable Commodity Initiative—a joint IISD/UNCTAD venture committed to identifying proactive market-based policies and related instruments for promoting sustainable development across different commodities sectors. Mr. Potts is a lawyer by training with LLB and BCL degrees from McGill University and a specialization in trade law, sustainable development law and corporate social responsibility.

Prior to joining IISD, Mr. Potts worked with the Trade, Employment and Competitiveness Program at the International Development Research Centre, as well as the Commission for Environmental Cooperation on issues at the nexus of trade, environment and international development.

Mr. Potts has published on competition policy, food policy, fair trade and the relationship between corporate social responsibility and sustainable development more generally.

Updated: 2013-02-14