Tuukka Castrén

senior forestry specialis
The World Bank Group


Tuukka Castrén is a senior forestry specialist in the Agriculture and Environmental Services department of the World Bank's Sustainable Development Network. He is also the team leader for forest governance and law enforcement and a member of the team managing the Program on Forests (PROFOR). He worked previously for the Finnish Ministry for Foreign Affairs as an adviser for economic issues, private sector development and development policy.

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The World Bank Group

The World Bank Group is one of the world's largest sources of funding and knowledge for developing countries. It comprises five closely associated institutions: the International Bank for Reconstruction and Development (IBRD) and the International Development Association (IDA), which together form the World Bank; the International Finance Corporation (IFC); the Multilateral Investment Guarantee Agency (MIGA); and the International Centre for Settlement of Investment Disputes (ICSID). Each institution plays a distinct role in the mission to fight poverty and improve living standards for people in the developing world. For more information, please visit www.worldbank.org, www.miga.org, and www.ifc.org.