The WWF Arctic Programme

Andrew Dumbrille

Senior Specialist, Arctic shipping

WWF-Canada

Andrew Dumbrille is a senior specialist focusing on sustainable shipping for WWF-Canada and has been involved and working with environmental NGOs for the past 20 years. Through research, advocacy and engagement with Indigenous communities and international fora like the Arctic Council and the International Maritime Organization, Andrew works on reducing the impact of shipping on the marine environment.

In the early 90s, Andrew attended Trent University and focused on culture, English and Indigenous studies.

Safeguarding nature can support healthy Arctic communities, that’s a big reason why I work at WWF and on reducing the impact of development in the north.