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Actors that are involved in decision making processes and implementation, either as influencing the decision-making process, or as being dependent on, and therefore facing the consequences of, the decisions (incl. Public, private and civil society actors). For the values assessment, 13 stakeholder groups have been identified that can be categorised in three categories: Influencers, affected actors and key players (See section

Values assessment

Any individuals, groups or organizations who affect, or could be affected (whether positively or negatively) by a particular issue and its associated policies, decisions and action.

Land degradation and restoration assessment, Sustainable use assessment, Europe and Central Asia assessment, Asia-Pacific assessment, Americas assessment, Scenarios and models assessment, Africa assessment IPBES core glossary, 2021