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.

Chapter 1. Introduction

Name Role Gender Nominating government/organisation Nationality(ies)
Balvanera , Patricia Chair Female Mexico Mexico
Baptiste, Brigitte Chair Transgender Instituto Alexander von Humboldt Colombia Spain
Christie, Michael Chair Male United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland
Pascual, Unai Chair Male Switzerland Spain
Lliso, Bosco Fellow Male Spain Spain
Monroy, Ana Fellow Female Mexico Mexico

Chapter 2. Coverage of diverse conceptualizations of values with regard to nature and nature’s benefits to people

Name Role Gender Nominating government/organisation Nationality(ies)
Anderson, Christopher Coordinating Lead Author Male Argentina Argentina
Raymond, Christopher Coordinating Lead Author Male Sweden Australia Netherlands
Arias-Arévalo, Paola Lead Author Female Colombia Colombia
Asah, Stanley Lead Author Male UN Convention on Biological Diversity United States of America Cameroon
Kapembwa, Julius Lead Author Male Zambia Zambia
Muraca, Barbara Lead Author Female United States of America Italy
Preiser, Rika Lead Author Female Stellenbosch University South Africa South Africa
Samakov, Aibek Lead Author Male Aigine Cultural Research Center Kyrgyzstan
AMIN, Ariane Fellow Female Côte d’Ivoire
Lenzi, Dominic Fellow Male Australia Australia Italy
Murali, Ranjini Fellow Female The Snow Leopard Trust India

Chapter 3. Different valuation methodologies and approaches

Name Role Gender Nominating government/organisation Nationality(ies)
Egoh, Benis N. Coordinating Lead Author Female Society for Conservation Biology (SCB) Cameroon
Jacobs, Sander Coordinating Lead Author Male Belgium Belgium
Termansen, Mette Coordinating Lead Author Female Denmark Denmark
Ahn, SoEun Lead Author Female Republic of KoreaKorea Environment Institute Republic of Korea
Castro, Antonio J. Lead Author Male Spain Spain
Choi, Andy Lead Author Male Republic of Korea Republic of Korea
Dendoncker, Nicolas Lead Author Male Belgium Belgium
Ghazi, Houda Lead Author Female GIZ - Morocco Morocco
Mohamed, Asia Lead Author Female Sudan Sudan
Mukherjee, Nibedita Lead Author Female University of Exeter India
Ngouhouo Poufoun, Jonas Lead Author Male CameroonInstitute for Enhanced Livelihoods Cameroon
Palomo, Ignacio Lead Author Male Spain Spain
Pandit, Ram Lead Author Male Nepal Nepal
Schaafsma, Marije Lead Author Female Netherlands Netherlands
Filyushkina, Anna Fellow Female Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences Russian Federation
Hernández Blanco, Marcello Fellow Male Costa Rica Costa Rica

Chapter 4. Findings and lessons learned on valuation methodologies and approaches

Name Role Gender Nominating government/organisation Nationality(ies)
Barton, David N. Coordinating Lead Author Male Norway Norway United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland
Chaplin Kramer, Rebecca Coordinating Lead Author Female United States of America United States of America
Bravo-Monroy, Liliana Lead Author Instituto de Investigación de Recursos Biológicos Alexander von Humboldt
Engel, Stefanie Lead Author Female GermanyBasque Centre for Climate Change (BC3) Germany
Hahn, Thomas Lead Author Male Sweden Sweden
Kenter, Jasper Lead Author Male United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland Netherlands United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland
Kuriyama, Koichi Lead Author Male Japan Japan
Leimona, Beria Lead Author Female United Nations University Institute for the Advanced Study of Sustainability Indonesia
Molua, Ernest Lytia Lead Author Male Centre for Independent Development Research University of Buea Cameroon Cameroon
Niamir, Aidin Lead Author Male Senckenberg Gesellschaft für Naturforschung Iran (Islamic Republic of)
Pawlowska-Mainville, Agnes Lead Author Female University of Northern British Columbia Canada Poland
Iranah, Pricila Fellow Female Mauritius Mauritius
Nelson, Sara Fellow Female Canada United States of America

Chapter 5. Knowledge and data gaps and uncertainties in terms of the bridging and integration of diverse conceptualizations of values of nature and its benefits to people

Name Role Gender Nominating government/organisation Nationality(ies)
Kumar, Ritesh Coordinating Lead Author Male India India
Martin, Adrian Coordinating Lead Author Male United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland
OFarrell, Patrick Coordinating Lead Author Male South Africa South Africa
Eser, Uta Lead Author Female Germany Germany
Faith, Daniel Lead Author Male Australia Australia
Gundimeda, Haripriya Lead Author Female Future Earth India
Harmackova, Zuzana Lead Author Female Czech RepublicCzechGlobe - Global Change Research Centre of the Czech Academy of Sciences Czech Republic
Horcea Milcu, Andra Ioana Lead Author Female Romania Romania
Quaas, Martin Lead Author Male Germany Germany
Rode, Julian Lead Author Male Germany Germany
Sitas, Nadia Lead Author Female South Africa South Africa
Strassburg, Bernardo Lead Author Male Brazil Brazil
Vihotogbé, Romaric Lead Author Male Benin Benin
Yoshida, Yuki Lead Author Female Japan Japan
Hummel , Natalia Fellow Female Brazil Brazil
Koessler, Ann-Kathrin Fellow Female Institute for Environmental Systems Science University Osnabrück Germany

Chapter 6. Capacity-building needs and the steps required to respond to those needs

Name Role Gender Nominating government/organisation Nationality(ies)
Mazhenchery Subramanian, Suneetha Coordinating Lead Author Female United Nations University-Institute for the Advanced Study of Sustainability India
Nel, Jeanne Coordinating Lead Author Female South Africa South Africa
Islar, Mine Lead Author Female Turkey Turkey Sweden
Kelemen, Eszter Lead Author Female Hungary Hungary
Mead, Aroha Lead Author Female New Zealand Biological Heritage National Science Challenge New Zealand
Porter-Bolland, Luciana Lead Author Female Mexico Mexico
Varga, Anna Lead Author Female Hungary Hungary
Amaruzaman, Sacha Fellow Male IndonesiaWorld Agroforestry Centre (ICRAF) Indonesia
Yiu, Evonne Fellow Female United Nations University Institute for the Advanced Study of Sustainability Singapore

 

MEP/Bureau

Name Role Gender Nominating government/organisation Nationality(ies)
Mohammadi Fazel, Asghar Bureau task force/expert group member Male Iran (Islamic Republic of)
Watson, Robert Bureau task force/expert group member Male United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland
Avdibegovic, Mersudin MEP task force/expert group member Male Bosnia and Herzegovina
Bilbao, BIbiana MEP task force/expert group member Female Venezuela (Bolivarian Republic of) Argentina
Diaw, Mariteuw Chimere MEP task force/expert group member Male Cameroon Senegal
Diaz-de-Leon, Antonio MEP task force/expert group member Male Mexico

Technical Support Unit

Name Role Gender Nominating government/organisation Nationality(ies)
González, David Technical Support Unit Male Mexico
Guibrunet, Louise Technical Support Unit Female France