International Conservation and Sustainability: The role of UK Higher Education



Overall Event Chair: Theo Clarke. Co-chair of the All Party Parliamentary Group on International Conservation

Introductory statement: Professor Richard Davies. Pro-Vice-Chancellor, Global. Newcastle University.

Introduction to the panel session: Theo Clarke

End-user panel (Chaired by Prof E.J. Milner-Gulland; Tasso Leventis Professor of Biodiversity, University of Oxford and CASCADE lead) (30 mins):

  • Emily McKenzie. Head of Evidence and Policy, Dasgupta Review on Economics of Biodiversity.
  • Jyoti Mathur-Filipp. Director, Implementation Support Division, CBD Secretariat
  • Maxwell Gomera. Director, Biodiversity and Ecosystem Services, UNDP Rwanda.
  • Sai Tampi. Global Head of Fund Selection, Wealth and Personal Banking. HSBC
  • Vinod Mathur. Chair, National Biodiversity Authority, India.

Academic panel (Chaired by Mike Barrett, Executive Director of Conservation and Science, WWF-UK) (30 mins):

Questions from the floor : Chaired by Theo Clarke MP

Concluding remarks : Theo Clarke MP