Karlygash Zhunussova

Projects Officer, Fiscal Affairs Department at International Monetary Fund

Karlygash Zhunussova is a is a Projects Officer in the Fiscal Affairs Department of the IMF where she specializes in climate taxation and mitigation policies. Before joining the IMF, she worked on climate change issues in the World Bank (Macroeconomics, Trade, and Investment unit, and Climate Change Group). She also worked as a consultant to the government of Kazakhstan on various strategic initiatives. She holds a Master’s degree in Public Administration in International Development (MPA/ID) from Harvard University, where she was a Nurlan Kapparov Graduate Fellow.