Jenny Russell is executive director of the Merck Family Fund. Merck Family Fund was established in 1954 by George W. Merck, president of Merck & Co., Inc. The Fund is dedicated to protecting the natural environment and ensuring a healthy planet for generations to come as well as strengthening the social fabric and the physical landscape of the urban community.
Among more than 200 funders attending the global climate talks (COP21) that concluded last week in Paris was Jenny Russell, executive director of the Merck Family Fund. She offered to share her key takeaways with us here.