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Margot Kane

Chief Investment Officer, Springpoint Partners

Juan Bezaury-Creel

Mexico Country Representative, The Nature Conservancy

Lara Atallah

Jabal Moussa Biosphere Reserve

Li Zhang

Secretary General, SEE Foundation

Joerg-Andreas Krueger

President, Nature and Biodiversity Conservation Union (NABU)

Luthando Dziba

Managing Director: Conservation Services, South African National Parks (SANParks)

Sally Jewell

Global Board Member, The Nature Conservancy

Andrew Bowman

President, Land Trust Alliance

David Wortmann

Volunteer, Conservation Divers

Nico Altena

Manager, Natuurmonumenten

Heather Bingham

Senior Programme Officer, Protected Planet Initiative at UNEP-WCMC

Jurgen Tack

Scientific Director, European Landowners' Organization

Giles Davies

Founder and Chairman, Conservation Capital

Christine Morin

Chief of Places and Engagement, The Trustees of the Reservations

François Salmon

Network Coordination Director, Fédération des Conservatoires d'espaces naturels

Chandni Navalkha

Associate Director, International Land Conservation Network

Cristina Lázaro

Programme Officer, UNEP-WCMC

Liza Zogib

Founder and Director, DiversEarth

Gherghiceanu Cristi

Executive President, Fundatia ADEPT Transilvania

nathan cardinal

Senior Advisor, Indigenous Relations, Nature Conservancy of Canada

Shawn Johnson

Managing Director, Center for Natural Resources and Environmental Policy, University of Montana

Leigh Whelpton

Executive Director, The Conservation Finance Network

Daan Dekeukeleire


Sharon Farrell

Golden Gate National Parks Conservancy

Chris Uys

Irish Wetlands Community Forum

Shaun Robinson

European Network for Prosecutors of the Environment, UK Environment Agency UK

Anita Prosser

Co-Founder AKTA Partnership

Eva Vayhinger

Project Coordinator, NABU

edmond Staal

Stichting het Limburgs Landschap

Pedro Solano


Laercio Machado Sousa

RPPN Network Brazil

Richard Lucas

Professor, Aberystwyth University

Clive Hurford

Chair, Eurosite-ELCN Remote Sensing Support Group

Andreas Gärtner

Nature Conservation Consultant

Virginie Dezetter

Head of the Communication, Culture and Gender Program, Amazónicos por la Amazonía

Carolina Halevy

Project Officer, Eurosite - the European Land Conservation Network

Shane Sparg

Conservation Partnership Manager, Birdlife International

Delphine Malleret King

Executive Director, The Long Run

Barbara Promberger

Executive Director, Carpathia Foundation

Olivia Lukacic

Support Staff, International Land Conservation Network

Roberto De la maza

Expert Consultant, Protected Areas, VoBo Asesores Integrales

Ariel Genovese

Legal Advisor, Red Argentina de Reservas Naturales Privadas

Shenmin Liu

Regional Representative for Asia, International Land Conservation Network

René de Bont

Regional Coordinator, Federatie Particulier Grondbezit

Hans von Sonntag

Campaign Manager Global Peatlands Initiative and Eurosite-ELCN

Bob McLean

Executive Director, Centre for Land Conservation

Jimmy Woodrow

Representative, Pasture-Fed Livestock Association

Vanessa Kurukgy

Director, OREs and Land Strategy, Fédération des Conservatoires d'espaces Naturels

Hernan Collado Urieta

Barcelona City Council

Marcela Santamaria Gómez

Technical Coordinator, Resnatur

Clara L. Matallana Tobon

Researcher, Alexander von Humboldt Biological Resources Research Institute

Harry Jonas

IUCN OECM Task Force Co-Chair

Jeffrey Allenby

Director of Geospatial Technology, Lincoln Institute of Land Policy

Hernán Mladinic

Regional Representative, International Land Conservation Network

Louise Dupuis

Researcher, French Foundation for Biodiversity Research

Melinda Macleod

Program Director, Environmental Resilience, BHP Foundation

Henk Zingstra

Chair, Eurosite - the European Land Conservation Network Management Planning Working Group

Nikita Zimov

Director, Pleistocene Park

Nathalie Woolworth

Conservation Finance Program Manager, U.S. Forest Service

Robert Wilson

Director, Conservation Finance, Nature Conservancy of Canada

Natasha Wilson

Park Expansion Manager, South African National Parks (SANParks)

Adi Widyanto

Head of Conservation and Development, Burung Indonesia

Guihong Wei

Professor, Beijing Forestry University

Marc Vilahur

Director General, Consorci de les Gavarres

Jóni Vieira


Stefan Versweyveld

Head of Department, Natuurpunt

Pieter van der Gaag

Executive Director, Ecosystem Restoration Camps

Andrea Tuttle

Forest and Climate Policy Consultant

Henry Tepper

Strategic Conservation Advisor, Fundación Tierra Austral

sandra tassel

Program Coordinator, American Friends of Canadian Conservation

Philip Tabas

Senior Advisor to the North American Conservation Region, The Nature Conservancy

Sue Stolton

Co-Founder, Equilibrium Research

Candice M D Stevens

Head of Innovative Finance and Policy, Wilderness Foundation Africa

Peter Stein

Managing Director, Lyme Timber Company

Sacha Spector

Director, Environment Program, Doris Duke Charitable Foundation


Project Manager, Green Space - Espace Vert

Harm Schoten

Director, Eurosite - the European Land Conservation Network

Margarethe Schneider

AgoraNatura, Leibniz Centre for Agricultural Landscape Research

Misti Schmidt

Partner, Conservation Partners LLP

Guillermo Sapaj

Executive Director, Asi Conserva Chile

Carlos Sánchez

Research Director, Fundacion Artemisan

James Ryan

General Manager, New Zealand Farm Environment Trust

Helen Rogers

Conservation Finance Network

Jofre Rodrigo

Former Executive Co-Director, Xarxa per a la Conservacio de la Natura (XCN)

Cecilia Riebl

Policy Advisor, Trust for Nature

Miquel Rafa

Director of Territory and Environment, Fundació Catalunya La Pedrera

Roberto Peralta

Attorney, Peralta Abogados

Nat Page

Director, Fundatia ADEPT Transilvania

Maiko Nishi

Research Fellow, International Satoyama Initiative, United Nations University

Kiragu Mwangi

Regional Representative, International Land Conservation Network

Anne-Sophie Mulier

Project Officer, European Landowners Organization

Wojciech Mróz

Project Officer, Eurosite Remote Sensing Support Group

Brent Mitchell

Senior Vice President, Stewardship, Quebec Labrador Foundation

Andrew Mitchell

Founder and CEO, Equilibrium Futures

Dave Meyers

Executive Director, Conservation Finance Alliance

Lisa McLaughlin

Vice President of Conservation Policy, Nature Conservancy of Canada

Daniel Marnewick

East and Southern Africa Regional Coordinator, IUCN Green List of Protected and Conserved Areas

Victoria Marles

Chief Executive Officer, Trust For Nature (Victoria)

Pille Ligi

Board Member, The Nature Fund/ Loodushoiu Fond

Jim Levitt

Director, International Land Conservation Network

Alicia Lay Leuba

Executive Vice President, Red Bridge Group

Catherine Leonard

Secretary-General, International National Trusts Organization

Marco Antonio Lazcano Barrero

Director General, El Eden Ecological Reserve

Marnie Lassen

Conservation Markets Manager, Trust for Nature

Dianna Kopansky

Policy and Programme Expert, Global Peatlands Initiative

Renee Kivikko

Vice President of Education, Land Trust Alliance

Letícia Jurema

Project Manager, Life Peat Restore, NABU

laura johnson

Former Director, International Land Conservation Network

Jian Ma

Vice President, Paradise Foundation International

Johanna Huber

Coordinator, Results Based Payments Network

Cilla Hilcove

Conservationist, Conservation Outcomes

Stephen Hart

Senior Loan Officer, European Investment Bank

Adhiti Gupta

Associate Director, Market Acceleration and Design Funding, Convergence Finance

Jody Gunn

Chief Executive Officer, Australian Land Conservation Alliance

Cullen Gunn

Chief Executive Officer, Kilter Rural

Anton Gazenbeek

ILCN Steering Committee Member

David Foster

Director, Harvard Forest at Harvard University

Brendan Foran

Chief Executive Officer, Greening Australia

James Fitzsimons

Director of Conservation and Science, Australia Program, The Nature Conservancy

Veronica Enríquez-Ruiz

Director General, Fundación de Conservación Jocotoco

Carolyn duPont

Head of Growth and Partnerships, Upstream Tech

Nigel Dudley

Co-Founder, Equilibrium Research

Tilmann Disselhoff

President, Eurosite - the European Land Conservation Network

Urs Dieterich

Managing Director of the Landscape Resilience Fund, South Pole

Christian Dannecker

Senior Director, Global Sourcing Team, South Pole

Nathan Cummins

Great Plains Renewable Energy Strategy Director, The Nature Conservancy

Karen Cooper

Lawyer, Drache Aptowitzer LLP

Chao-Jui Chou

Project Executive, Taiwan Environmental Information Association

Graham Chisholm

Senior Policy Advisor, Conservation Strategy Group

Chia-Sheng (Alex) Chen

National Chengchi University, Taiwan

Gareth Catt

Regional Fire Management Coordinator, Indigenous Desert Alliance

Clare Cannon

Landowner, Woomargama Station

Eron Bloomgarden

Founder and Executive Director, Emergent Forest Finance Accelerator

Javier Beltran

Conservation Strategy Manager, The Nature Conservancy


Coordinator, Panthera

Mark Anderson

Director, Center for Climate Resilient Conservation Science at The Nature Conservancy

Ok Amerito

Operations Manager, Land Forum Uganda

Aditya Agrawal

Founder, D4D Insights

Abdelwahab Afefe

Senior Ecologist, National Parks of Egypt

Ander Achotegui

Director, Fundacio Emys


International Land Conservation Network

Empowering a Global Community for Land Conservation

Reserva Elemental

Towards a Model for Effective Conservation and Sustainable Development

Brazilian Confederation of Private Nature Reserves

Advancing the conservation of Brazilian biodiversity on private lands

The Conservation Finance Network

Where conservation meets capital

Sistema Natus

Privately Protected Areas (PPAs) with financial autonomy

International National Trusts Organisation

A global family of heritage trusts

Lincoln Institute of Land Policy

Finding answers in land

Upstream Tech

Center for Geospatial Solutions

IUCN WCPA Specialist Group on Privately Protected Areas

Private Means / Public Benefit

Conservation Finance Alliance

The leading professional association for conservation finance experts and practitioners


Your home for nature restoration

Eurosite - The European Land Conservation Network (ELCN)

Connecting Competence in Conservation

China Civil Protected Areas Alliance

Launched in 2017 by 26 NGOs and foundations in China

Australian Land Conservation Alliance

Bringing together Australia’s leading on-ground conservation organisations.

Land Trust Alliance

Together, conserving the places you love

Fundatia ADEPT Transilvania

Protecting the high nature value landscapes of Transylvania

WWF Oasi

Pure Nature

Society for Ecological Restoration (SER) Europe (SERE)

Bringing restoration to every corner of the earth

Results Based Payments Network

Meeting point for sharing experiences on results-based payments in Europe

Argentinian Network of Private Nature Reserves

Supporting a national voluntary conservation movement

Landcare Europe

Landcare Europe: a network working for diversity and quality of all life in cultural landscapes