Chapter 1: Setting the scene

Name Role Gender Nominating government/organisation Nationality(ies)
Fischer, Markus Chair Male Switzerland Switzerland
Rounsevell, Mark Chair Male United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland
Frelichova, Jana Lead Author Female Global Change Research Centre, Academy of Sciences of the Czech Republic Czech Republic
Jacobs, Sander Lead Author Male Belgium Belgium
Liekens, Inge Lead Author Female Belgium Belgium
Marques, Alexandra Lead Author Female Group on Earth Observations Biodiversity Observation Network – GEO BON Portugal
Molnár, Zsolt Lead Author Male Hungary Hungary
Shkaruba, Anton Lead Author Male Hungary Belarus
Whittingham, Mark Lead Author Male United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland
Zlinszky J., András Lead Author Male Hungary Hungary
Hilding Rydevik, Tuija Review editor Female Sweden Sweden
Podmaniczky, László Review editor Male Hungary Hungary
Boeraeve, Fanny Fellow Female University of Liege Belgium

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

Name Role Gender Nominating government/organisation Nationality(ies)
Church, Andrew Coordinating Lead Author Male United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland
Martin Lopez, Berta Coordinating Lead Author Female Future Earth Spain
Basak Dessane, Esra Lead Author Female Turkey Turkey
Berry, Pamela Lead Author Female United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland
Chenu, Claire Lead Author Female France France
Christie, Michael Lead Author Male United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland
Gerino, Magali Lead Author Female France France
Keune, Johannes Lead Author Male Belgium Netherlands
Oteros Rozas, Elisa Lead Author Female Spain Spain
Paillard, Sandrine Lead Author Female France France
Rossberg, Axel Lead Author Male Centre for Environment, Fisheries and Aquaculture Science Germany
Schröter, Matthias Lead Author Male Helmholtz Center for Environmental Research (UFZ) Germany
van Oudenhoven, Alexander Lead Author Male Netherlands Netherlands
Turkelboom, Francis Review editor Male Belgium Belgium
Urbanc, Mimi Review editor Female Slovenia Slovenia
Osipova, Elena Fellow Female International Union for Conservation of Nature (IUCN) Russian Federation

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)
Elias, Victoria Coordinating Lead Author Female WWF Network Russian Federation
Fischer, Markus Coordinating Lead Author Male Switzerland Switzerland
Sousa Pinto, Isabel Coordinating Lead Author Female Portugal Portugal
Visconti, Piero Coordinating Lead Author Male United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland Italy
Báldi, Andras Lead Author Male Society for Conservation Biology (SCB) Hungary
Brucet, Sandra Lead Author Female Universitat de Vic-Uniersitat Central de Catalunya Spain
Bukvareva, Elena Lead Author Female Russian Federation Russian Federation
Caplat, Paul Lead Author Male Sweden France
Feest, Alan Lead Author Male Ecosulis Ltd United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland
Gozlan, Rodolphe Lead Author Male France France
Jelic, Dušan Lead Author Male Croatia Croatia
Kikvidze, Zaal Lead Author Male Georgia Georgia
Lavrillier, Alexandra Lead Author Female France France
Le Roux, Xavier Lead Author Male France France
Lipka, Oksana Lead Author Female WWF Network Russian Federation
Petrík, Petr Lead Author Male Institute of Botany, Czech Academy of Science Czech Republic
Schatz, Bertrand Lead Author Male France France
Smelansky, Ilya E. Lead Author Male Russian Federation Russian Federation
Valida, Ali Zade Lead Author Female Azerbaijan Azerbaijan
Viard, Frédérique Lead Author Female France France
Byrne, Kenneth Liaison expert Male Ireland Ireland
Brumelis, Guntis Review editor Male Latvia Latvia
Troumbis, Andreas Review editor Male Greece Greece
António Bastos De Morais Guerra, Carlos Fellow Male Instituto de Ciências Agrárias e Ambientais Mediterrânicas Portugal

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

Name Role Gender Nominating government/organisation Nationality(ies)
Elbakidze, Marine Coordinating Lead Author Female Sweden Ukraine Sweden
Hahn, Thomas Coordinating Lead Author Male Sweden Sweden
Zimmermann, Niklaus E. Coordinating Lead Author Male Switzerland Switzerland
Cudlín, Pavel Lead Author Male Czech Republic Czech Republic
Friberg, Nikolai Lead Author Male Norway Denmark
Genovesi, Piero Lead Author Male International Union for Conservation of Nature (IUCN) Italy
Guarino, Riccardo Lead Author Male Forum Plinianum Italy
Helm, Aveliina Lead Author Female Estonia Estonia
Jonsson, Bengt Gunnar Lead Author Male Society for Conservation Biology (SCB) Sweden
Lengyel, Szabolcs Lead Author Male Hungary Hungary
Leroy, Boris Lead Author Male France France
Luzzati, Tommaso Lead Author Male University of Pisa Italy
Milbau, Ann Lead Author Female Belgium Belgium
Pérez Ruzafa, Angel Lead Author Male Spain Spain
Roche, Philip Lead Author Male France France
Roy, Helen Lead Author Female United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland
Vanbergen, Adam Lead Author Male United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland
Vandvik, Vigdis Lead Author Female Norway Norway
Saarikoski, Heli Review editor Female Finland Finland
Van Der Sluis, Theo Review editor Male Netherlands Netherlands
Sabyrbekov, Rahat Fellow Male American University of Central Asia Kyrgyzstan

Chapter 5: Current and future interactions between nature and society

Name Role Gender Nominating government/organisation Nationality(ies)
Harrison, Paula Coordinating Lead Author Female United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern IrelandIPBES Secretariat United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland
Hauck, Jennifer Coordinating Lead Author Female Helmholtz Center for Environmental Research (UFZ) Germany
Austrheim, Gunnar Lead Author Male Norway Norway
Brotons, Lluís Lead Author Male Centre Tecnològic Forestal de Catalunya - Centre de Recerca Ecològica i Aplicacions Forestals (CTFC-CREAF) Spain
Claudet, Joachim Lead Author Male France France
Fuerst, Christine Lead Author Female Germany Germany
Guisan, Antoine Lead Author Male Switzerland Switzerland
Lavorel, Sandra Lead Author Female France France
Olsson, Gunilla Almered Lead Author Female Sweden Sweden
Proença, Vânia Lead Author Female Portugal Portugal
Rixen, Christian Lead Author Male Swiss Federal Institute for Forest Snow and Landscape Research WSL Germany
Santos Martín, Fernando Lead Author Male Spain Spain
Schlaepfer, Martin Lead Author Male Switzerland Switzerland
Solidoro, Cosimo Lead Author Male EUROMARINE european consortium Italy
Takenov, Zharas Lead Author Male Kazakhstan Kazakhstan
Turok, Jozef Lead Author Male Slovakia Slovakia
Cantele, Matthew Liaison expert Male United States of America United States of America
Holman, Ian Review editor Male United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland
Plieninger, Tobias Review editor Male Denmark Germany
Harmackova, Zuzana Fellow Female Global Change Research Centre, Academy of Sciences of the Czech Republic Czech Republic

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

Name Role Gender Nominating government/organisation Nationality(ies)
Ring, Irene Coordinating Lead Author Female Germany Germany
Sandström, Camilla Coordinating Lead Author Female Sweden Sweden
Acar Aytekin, Sevil Lead Author Female Turkey Turkey
Adeishvili, Malkhaz Lead Author Male Georgia Georgia
Albert, Christian Lead Author Male Helmholtz Center for Environmental Research - UFZ Germany
Allard, Christina Lead Author Female Sweden Sweden
Arlettaz, Raphaël Lead Author Male Switzerland Switzerland
Bela, Györgyi Lead Author Female Hungary Hungary
Fischer, Anke Lead Author Female United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland Germany
Fuerst, Christine Lead Author Female Germany Germany
Galil, Bella S. Lead Author Female Israel Israel
Hynes, Stephen Lead Author Male Ireland Ireland
Kasymov, Ulan Lead Author Male Kyrgyzstan Kyrgyzstan
Marta Pedroso, Cristina Lead Author Female Portugal Portugal
Olschewski, Roland Lead Author Male Switzerland Germany
Pergl, Jan Lead Author Male Czech Republic Czech Republic
Simoncini, Riccardo Lead Author Male International Union for Conservation of Nature (IUCN) Italy
Ten Brink, Ben Lead Author Male Netherlands Netherlands
Anker, Yaakov Liaison expert Male Samaria and the Jordan Rift R&D center Israel
Mendes, Ana Liaison expert Female Portugal Portugal
Molau, Ulf Liaison expert Male Sweden Sweden
Baker, Susan Review editor Female United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland Ireland
Matczak, Piotr Review editor Male Poland Poland
Primmer, Eeva Review editor Female Finland Finland
Coscieme, Luca Fellow Male Trinity College Dublin Italy
Name Role Gender Nominating government/organisation Nationality(ies)
Barudanovic, Senka Bureau task force/expert group member Female Bosnia and Herzegovina
Baste, Ivar Andreas Bureau task force/expert group member Male Norway
Watson, Robert Bureau task force/expert group member Male United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland
Novitsky, Ruslan MEP task force/expert group member Male Belarus
Stenseke, Marie MEP task force/expert group member Female Sweden
Gardner, Toby Liaison expert Male Sweden United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland
Kust, German Liaison expert Male Russian Federation Russian Federation
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Adem, Çigdem Task Force Observer Female Turkey
Den Belder, Eefje Task Force Observer Female Netherlands
Hendriks, Rob J. J. Task Force Observer Male Netherlands
Jetz, Walter Task Force Observer Male Germany
Kim, HyeJin Task Force Observer Female Republic of Korea
Storrø, Ingunn Task Force Observer Female Norway
Mader, Andre Technical Support Unit Male South Africa
Torre-Marin Rando, Amor Technical Support Unit Female Spain