Please note: The allocation of experts to chapters may be subject to change.

Additional experts may be selected in line with the procedure for filling gaps in expertise set out in annex I to decision IPBES-4/3.

Name Role Gender Nominating government/organisation Nationality(ies)
Barudanovic, Senka Bureau expert group co-chair Female Bosnia and Herzegovina
Suh, Youngbae Bureau expert group co-chair Male Republic of Korea
Medellín, Rodrigo Antonio MEP task force/expert group member Male Mexico
Raharimalala, Voahangy MEP task force/expert group member Female Madagascar
Stenseke, Marie MEP task force/expert group member Female Sweden
Hallosserie, Agnès Technical Support Unit Female France
Kieling, Daniel Technical Support Unit

Chapter 1. Setting the scene

Name Role Gender Nominating government/organisation Nationality(ies)
Donaldson, John Chair Male South Africa
Emery, Marla Chair Female United States of America United States of America
Fromentin, Jean-Marc Chair Male France France

Chapter 2. Conceptualizing the sustainable use of wild species

Name Role Gender Nominating government/organisation Nationality(ies)
Gandiwa, Edson Coordinating Lead Author Male Zimbabwe Zimbabwe
Katz, Esther Coordinating Lead Author Female France France
Furukawa, Takuya Lead Author Male Japan Japan
Rice, Jake Lead Author Male Cabo Verde Canada

Chapter 3. Status of and trends in the use of wild species and its implications for wild species, the environment and people

Name Role Gender Nominating government/organisation Nationality(ies)
Chaudhary, Ram Coordinating Lead Author Male Nepal Nepal
Cooney, Rosie Coordinating Lead Author Female Australia Australia
Silvano, Renato Coordinating Lead Author Male Brazil Brazil Portugal
Gilman, Eric Lead Author Male United States of America United States of America
masski, hicham Lead Author Male Morocco Morocco
Medellín, Rodrigo Antonio Lead Author Male Mexico Mexico
Nielsen, Martin Lead Author Male Denmark Denmark
Queiroz, Helder Lima Lead Author Male Brazilian Platform on Biodiversity and Ecosystem Services (BPBES) Brazil
Ribeiro, Sonia Maria Lead Author Female German Center for Integrative Biodiversity Research (iDiv) Halle-Jena-Leipzig Portugal
Sidorovich, Anna Lead Author Female Scientific and Practical Center for Bioresources of National Academy of Sciences of Belarus Belarus

Chapter 4. Indirect drivers of the sustainable use of wild species

Name Role Gender Nominating government/organisation Nationality(ies)
Halmy, Marwa Coordinating Lead Author Female Egypt Egypt
Hiwasaki, Lisa Coordinating Lead Author Female Japan Japan
Auliya, Mark Lead Author Male Germany Germany
Balachander, Ganesan Lead Author Male India India
Cormier Salem, Marie Christine Lead Author Female France France
Dasgupta, Rajarshi Lead Author Male India India
Elfaki, Aisha Lead Author Female Sudan Sudan
Shrestha, Uttam Babu Lead Author Male Nepal Nepal
Tryland, Morten Lead Author Male Norway Norway

Chapter 5. Future scenarios of the sustainable use of wild species

Name Role Gender Nominating government/organisation Nationality(ies)
Fabricius, Christo Coordinating Lead Author Male World Wide Fund for Nature (WWF) South Africa
Vorhies, Francis Coordinating Lead Author Earthmind
Tolvanen, Anne Lead Author Female Natural Resources Institute Finland (Luke) Finland
Archer Van Garderen, Emma Review editor Female South Africa South Africa Ireland

Chapter 6. Policy options and responses

Name Role Gender Nominating government/organisation Nationality(ies)
Park, Mi Sun Coordinating Lead Author Female Republic of Korea Republic of Korea
Bonilla, Martha Lead Author Female Mexico Mexico
Cooper, Ernest Lead Author Male Canada Canada
Mosig Reidl, Paola Lead Author Female Mexico Mexico
Raab, Kristina Lead Author Female Helmholtz Center for Environmental Research (UFZ)