Chapter 1: Setting the scene

Name Role Gender Nominating government/organisation Nationality(ies)
Rice, Jake Chair - CLA Male Canada Canada
Zaccagnini, María Elena Chair - CLA Female Argentina Argentina
Rodríguez Osuna, Vanesa Coordinating Lead Author Female Bolivia (Plurinational State of) Bolivia (Plurinational State of)
Bennett, Elena Lead Author Female Future Earth United States of America
Buddo, Dayne Lead Author Male The University of the West Indies Jamaica
Estrada Carmona, Natalia Lead Author Female Instituto Alexander von Humboldt Colombia
Garbach, Kelly Lead Author Female United States of America United States of America
Vogt, Nathan Lead Author Male Indiana University United States of America
Balvanera , Patricia Review editor Female Mexico Mexico
Dirzo, Rodolfo Review editor Male Mexico Mexico

Chapter 2: Nature’s contributions to people and quality of life

Name Role Gender Nominating government/organisation Nationality(ies)
Seixas, Cristiana Simao Chair - CLA Female Brazil Brazil
Anderson, Christopher Coordinating Lead Author Male Argentina Argentina
Fennessy, Maria Coordinating Lead Author Female Ramsar Convention Secretariat United States of America
Herrera, Bernal Coordinating Lead Author Male Costa Rica Costa Rica
Barbosa, Olga Lead Author Female Chile Chile
Cole, Richard Lead Author Male Ramsar Convention Secretariat United States of America
Juman, Rahanna Lead Author Female Trinidad and Tobago Trinidad and Tobago
Lopez-Hoffman, Laura Lead Author Female United States of America United States of America
Moraes, Mónica Lead Author Female Bolivia (Plurinational State of) Bolivia (Plurinational State of)
Overbeck, Gerhard Lead Author Male Brazil Germany
Townsend, Wendy Rae Lead Author Female Bolivia (Plurinational State of) United States of America
Nahuelhual, Laura Review editor Female Chile Chile
Parlee, Brenda Review editor Female Canada Canada

Chapter 3: Status, trends and future dynamics of biodiversity and ecosystems underpinning nature’s contributions to people

Name Role Gender Nominating government/organisation Nationality(ies)
Cavender Bares, Jeannine Coordinating Lead Author Female United States of America United States of America
De Arroyo, Mary T. Kalin Coordinating Lead Author Female Chile New Zealand
Abell, Robin Lead Author Female United States of America
ACKERLY, DAVID Lead Author Male United States of America United States of America
Ackerman, Daniel Lead Author Male United States of America United States of America
Arim, Matías Lead Author Male Uruguay Uruguay
Castañeda Moya, Francisco Javier Lead Author Male Guatemala Guatemala
Dee, Laura Lead Author Female United States of America United States of America
Estrada Carmona, Natalia Lead Author Female Colombia
Gobin, Judith Lead Author Female Trinidad and Tobago Trinidad and Tobago
Isbell, Forest Lead Author Male United States of America United States of America
Köhler, Gunther Lead Author Male Germany Germany
Koops, Marten Lead Author Male Canada Canada
Kraft, Nathan Lead Author Male United States of America
Macfarlane, Nicholas Lead Author Male Canada Canada
Mora, Arturo Lead Author Male Ecuador Ecuador
Oatham, Michael Lead Author Male Trinidad and Tobago United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland
Paglia, Adriano Lead Author Male Brazil Brazil
Peri, Pablo Luis Lead Author Male Argentina Argentina
Piñeiro, Gervasio Lead Author Male Uruguay Uruguay
Randall, Robert Lead Author Male Canada Canada
Weis, Judith Lead Author Female United States of America United States of America
Belnap, Jayne Liaison expert Female United States of America United States of America
Martínez Garza, Cristina Liaison expert Female Mexico Mexico
Metzger, Jean Paul Liaison expert Male Brazil Brazil
Balvanera , Patricia Review editor Female Mexico Mexico
Cerezo, Alexis Review editor Male Guatemala

Chapter 4: Direct and indirect drivers of change in biodiversity and nature’s contributions to people

Name Role Gender Nominating government/organisation Nationality(ies)
Bustamante, Mercedes Coordinating Lead Author Female Brazil Brazil
Helmer, Eileen Coordinating Lead Author Female United States of America United States of America
Schill, Steven Coordinating Lead Author Male The Nature Conservancy United States of America
Belnap, Jayne Lead Author Female United States of America
Brown, Laura Lead Author Female Canada Canada
Brugnoli, Ernesto Lead Author Male Uruguay Uruguay
Compton, Jana Lead Author Female United States of America United States of America
Coupe, Richard Lead Author Male United States of America
Hernández Blanco, Marcello Lead Author Male Costa Rica Costa Rica
Isbell, Forest Lead Author Male United States of America United States of America
Lockwood, Julie Lead Author Female United States of America United States of America
Lozoya Azcárate, Juan Pablo Lead Author Male Uruguay Uruguay
McGuire, A. Lead Author Male United States of America United States of America
Pauchard, Anibal Lead Author Male Chile Chile
Pichs Madruga, Ramon De La Concepcion Lead Author Male Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) Cuba
Rodrigues, Ricardo Ribeiro Lead Author Male Brazil Brazil
Sanchez Azofeifa, Gerardo Arturo Lead Author Male Inter-American Institute For Global Change Research Costa Rica
Soutullo, Álvaro Lead Author Male Uruguay Uruguay
Suarez Rodriguez, Avelino Lead Author Male Centre for World Economy Studies (CIEM) Cuba
Troutt, Elizabeth Lead Author Female Canada Canada United States of America
Laterra, Pedro Review editor Male Argentina Argentina

Chapter 5: Current and future interactions between nature and society

Name Role Gender Nominating government/organisation Nationality(ies)
Garcia Marquez, Jaime Ricardo Coordinating Lead Author Male Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin Colombia
Klatt, Brian Coordinating Lead Author Male Ecological Society of America United States of America
Ometto, Jean Pierre Coordinating Lead Author Male Brazil Brazil
Acebey Quiroga, Sandra Verónica Lead Author Female Bolivia (Plurinational State of) Bolivia (Plurinational State of)
Agard, John Lead Author Male Trinidad and Tobago Trinidad and Tobago
Baptiste, Maria Lead Author Female Instituto Alexander von Humboldt Colombia
Blanco, Mariela Veronica Lead Author Female Argentina Argentina
Gadda, Tatiana Maria Lead Author Female Brazil Brazil
Guezala Villavicencio, Maria Claudia Lead Author Female Inter-American Institute For Global Change Research Peru
Mastrangelo, Matías Enrique Lead Author Male Argentina Argentina
Pengue, Walter Alberto Lead Author Male Argentina Argentina
Wilson, Sara Lead Author Female Canada Canada
Acebey Quiroga, Sandra Verónica Liaison expert Female Bolivia (Plurinational State of) Bolivia (Plurinational State of)
Ramirez Hernandez, Wilson Liaison expert Male Instituto Alexander von Humboldt Colombia
Carnaval, Ana Review editor Female
Kareiva, Peter Review editor Male United States of America United States of America

Chapter 6: Options for governance and decision-making across scales and sectors

Name Role Gender Nominating government/organisation Nationality(ies)
Diaz-de-Leon, Antonio Coordinating Lead Author Male Mexico Mexico
Garcia, Keisha Coordinating Lead Author Female Trinidad and Tobago Trinidad and Tobago
Scarano, Fabio Rubio Coordinating Lead Author Male Brazil Brazil
Diaz Morejón, Cristóbal Félix Lead Author Male Cuba Cuba
Perez Maqueo, Octavio Lead Author Male Mexico Mexico
Queiroz, Helder Lima Lead Author Male Brazil Brazil
Rodriguez Osuna, Vanesa Lead Author Female Bolivia (Plurinational State of)
Rosales Benites De Franco, Marina Lead Author Female Peru Peru
Salabarria Fernandez, Dalia Maria Lead Author Female Cuba Cuba
Silvestri, Luciana Carla Lead Author Female Argentina Argentina
Zanetti, Ederson Augusto Lead Author Male Global Conservation Standard Brazil
Gustavo, Fonseca Review editor Male Brazil Bulgaria
Nahuelhual, Laura Review editor Female Chile
Name Role Gender Nominating government/organisation Nationality(ies)
Pacheco Balanza, Diego Bureau task force/expert group member Male Bolivia (Plurinational State of)
Thomas, Spencer Bureau task force/expert group member Male Grenada
Baptiste, Brigitte MEP task force/expert group member Female Colombia
Homer, Floyd MEP task force/expert group member Male Trinidad and Tobago
Joly, Carlos Alfredo MEP task force/expert group member Male Brazil
Medellín, Rodrigo Antonio MEP task force/expert group member Male Mexico
Barral, María Paula Fellow Female Instituto Nacional de Tecnología Agropecuaria (INTA) Argentina
Diaz Jose, Julio Fellow Male INSTITUTO TECNOLÓGICO SUPERIOR DE ZONGOLICA Mexico
Jaffe Ribbi, Rodolfo Fellow Male University of São Paulo Venezuela (Bolivarian Republic of)
Sampaio Farinaci, Juliana Fellow Female Earth System Science Center/ Brazilian National Institute for Space Research (CST/INPE) Brazil
Thompson, Laura Fellow Female U.S. Geological Survey, National Climate Change and Wildlife Science Center United States of America
Valle, Mireia Fellow Female Universidad Laica Eloy Alfaro de Manabí Spain
Bedoya Gaitán, Mauricio Technical Support Unit head Male Colombia
Aranguren Zaldúa, Sergio Andrés Technical Support Unit Male Colombia
Valderrama Rincón, Natalia María Technical Support Unit Female Colombia