Millennium Ecosystem Assessment
Strengthening Capacity to Manage Ecosystems Sustainably for Human Well-Being

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Coordinating Lead Authors

  • Ruth DeFries
    Dept. of Geography
    University of Maryland
    College Park, MD, United States
  • Stefano Pagiola
    Environment Department
    World Bank
    Washington, DC, United States

Lead Authors

  • W.L. Adamowicz
    Professor and Canada Research Chair
    Department of Economics
    University of Alberta
    Edmonton , AB, Canada
  • H. Resit Akcakaya
    Senior Scientist
    Applied Biomathematics
    Setauket, New York, United States
  • Agustin Arcenas
    Environement Dept
    World Bank
    Washington, DC, United States
  • Suresh Chandra Babu
    Senior Research Fellow/Senior Advisor, Training
    International Food Policy Research Institute
    Washington, DC, United States
  • Deborah Balk
    Associate Research Scientist and Project Scientist (SEDAC)
    CIESIN (Center for International Earth Science Information Network)
    Palisades, New York, United States
  • Fander Falconí Benítez
    Professor and Research Coordinator
    Programa de Economía
    FLACSO, Facultad Latinoamericana de Ciencias Sociales-Sede Ecuador
    Quito, Pichincha , Ecuador
  • Ulisses Confalonieri
    MD, DVM, MSc.,DSc, Professor
    Programme on Global Environmental Changes and Health
    National School of Public Health
    Rio de Janeiro, RJ, Brazil
  • Wolfgang Cramer
    Potsdam Institute for Climate Impact Research
    Potsdam, Germany
  • Steffen Fritz
    AGRI-FISH, TP.266
    Joint Research Centre - European Commission
    Ispra, Italy
  • Rhys Green
    Department of Zoology
    University of Cambridge
    Cambridge, United Kingdom
  • Edgar Gutierrez-Espeleta
    Director
    Observatorio del Desarrollo
    Universidad de Costa Rica
    San José, Costa Rica
  • Kirk Hamilton
    Environment Department,
    The World Bank
    Washington, DC, United States
  • Racine Kane
    Programme Specialist
    UNDP-Capacity 2015
    Senegal
  • John Latham
    GTOS Programme Director
    SDRN, FAO, United Nations
    00100 Rome, Italy
  • Emily Mathews
    Princeton, NJ , United States
  • Taylor H. Ricketts
    Conservation Science Program
    World Wildlife Fund
    Washington, DC, United States
  • Tianxiang Yue
    Research Group Leader of Ecological Modelling and Spatially Explicit Simulation, State Key Laboratory of Resources and Environment Information System
    Institute of Geographical Sciences and Natural Resources Research
    Chinese Academy of Sciences
    Beijing, China

Contributing Authors

  • Neville Ash
    Ecosystem Assessments
    UNEP-World Conservation Monitoring Centre
    Cambridge, United Kingdom
  • Jillian Thonell
    Cammeray, NSW, Australia

Chapter Review Editors

  • Gordon Orians
    Professor Emeritus of
    Department of Biology
    University of Washington
    Seattle, WA, United States
  • Michael Young
    Chief Research Scientist
    Policy and Economic Research Unit
    CSIRO
    Glen Osmond, South Australia , Australia

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