About Us

About Us

Polen Transiciones Justas is a think tank dedicated to informing and influencing public policy and decision-making processes in Colombia. Our core mission is to advocate for just transitions, striving to establish a society that is both equitable and resilient in the context of climate change. Our approaches are rooted in empirical data, verifiable facts, active engagement with various stakeholders, inclusive participation of diverse communities, and an open and constructive dialogue with civil society.

Our Mission

Promoting just and inclusive transitions towards a sustainable energy system that brings benefits to all Colombians. Through our efforts, we aim to contribute to a more equitable and resilient society in the face of climate change, using energy as a catalyst for this transformative journey.

Nuestra visión

Para el año 2030, Polen Transiciones Justas espera ser reconocido por parte de entidades públicas, sindicatos, trabajadores, comunidades y sociedad civil por la calidad de sus documentos y actividades, siendo un actor clave en el cambio colectivo y gradual hacia un futuro posfósil más justo.

Grace is a Ph.D. candidate in economics at the Technische Universität Berlin and a research associate at the FossilExit Group. She holds a Master's degree in Engineering - Sustainable Energy Management from the Jorge Tadeo Lozano University and an undergraduate degree in International Business from the University of Medellin. His research focuses primarily on assessing the impacts of the energy transition on the labor market, including associated skills, and seeks to identify solutions and strategies for a just transition. During the last decade, he has worked in several universities and projects in Colombia, focusing on energy transition, renewable energy, scenario analysis, as well as policy and regulation. You can get in touch with Grace at grace.quiceno@polentj.org.

Grace Quinceno