Lankan-born international development expert appointed to Global Board of Rainforest Alliance Source:Ft Anisha Rajapakse has been appointed to the Board of Directors of the Rainforest Alliance. Rajapakse is a senior global expert with more than two decades of broad experience working at the intersection of human rights, business, and international development. Until recently she was based in Brussels, heading the stakeholder engagement department of a leading business association working closely with corporations, governments, intergovernmental and bilateral agencies, civil society, and other stakeholders. In London, she led the Human Development Program at the Commonwealth for several years, working across Africa, Asia, the Caribbean, and the Pacific regions, and in other senior international roles spanning East Africa, Asia Pacific, and Afghanistan. Now relocated to Sri Lanka, Rajapakse continues to engage closely with businesses internationally to promote responsible and ethical business practices and embed sustainability into corporate policies and strategies in line with ...

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