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IPBES Call for Nomination of Experts and Fellows for Global Assessment and Thematic Assessment

Call for Experts

IPBES (Intergovernmental Platform for Biodiversity and Ecosystem Services) is inviting governments and stakeholder organisations to nominate experts to participate in:

  1. the global assessment of biodiversity and ecosystem service;
  2. a workshop to further scope the thematic assessment of the sustainable use of biodiversity.

Call for Early-Career Participants

Under the Platform’s Fellowship Pilot Programme, governments and stakeholders are invited to nominate early-career experts to participate in the global assessment of biodiversity and ecosystem services. The IPBES Fellowship Pilot Programme targets early-career experts who wish to gain experience by participating in the work of IPBES. For more information: IPBES Fellowship Pilot Programme Additional information and nomination process.

Nomination Process

Self-nomination is not accepted. The nomination process of experts will follow these steps:

  1. Nominees will be invited to fill out an application form and attach their curricula vitae through the dedicated web portal (
  2. The application form will be automatically sent to the nominating Government or Organisation (Nominator) indicated by the Nominee with an email, which will provide a link to a nomination form inviting the Nominators to approve and submit their nominations.
  3. Nominators and Nominees will receive an acknowledgement message once the nomination form confirming the nomination has been submitted.

For More Information

For details of the announcement, please refer to: Letter from IPBES Chair on nomination of experts for global assessment (Deliverable 2c) and sustainable use of biodiversity (Deliverable 3biii)