Speakers

Please find below a list of speakers for our event in Kyoto and the Digital Edition livestreamed from around the world. For more information on when and where they will be speaking from, check out the agenda.

Past Speakers

Please find below a list of speakers for our event in Kyoto and the Digital Edition livestreamed from around the world. For more information on when and where they will be speaking from, check out the agenda.

  • President
    Conservation International
  • Director of the Griffith Climate Change Response Program
    Griffith University
  • Executive Director
    Greenpeace
  • Special Envoy for Climate Change
    Ministry of Environment, Poland
  • UN Special Rapporteur on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples
  • Member of the World Commission on Protected Areas and the IUCN Task force on Primary forests and Intact forest landscapes
  • Supervising Director of Global Environment and Energy
    Environment Policy Bureau, Kyoto City Government, Japan
  • Scientist
    CIFOR
  • Climate change policy analyst
    Center for International Forestry Research (CIFOR)
  • Stanley Wapot
    Land Use Negotiator
    Papua New Guinea Government
  • Founder-Director
    Indigenous Livelihoods Enhancement Partners (ILEPA)
  • Ruth Irlen
    Policy Officer for Forest Conservation and Sustainable Forest Management
    Ministry for Environment, Nature Conservation and Nuclear Safety, Germany
  • Deputy Secretary of AMAN
    Indonesia
  • Director, Forestry Policy and Resources Division.
    FAO
  • Maria Garcia Espinosa
    Senior Forestry Policy Officer
    IUCN
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