Two more days to go until our event “Ecosystem Services for Poverty Alleviation & World Water Day 2013”. Meet more of our speakers and make sure to come along on the 22nd March 2013 from 1:00 PM to 5:00 PM (GMT). The venue is University of Southampton, Highfield Campus, Building 44, Room 1041.
Guy Poppy is a professor in ecology, specialising in managing ecosystems for food security at the University of Southampton. He is currently the university’s director of multidisciplinary research. Amongst many other projects he leads the multidisciplinary projects ESPA ASSETS – “Attaining Sustainable Services from Ecosystems Through trade-off Scenarios”. Beyond University commitments he is one of the directors of Marwell Wildlife Zoo.
Kate Schreckenberg’s research experience spans over 20 years in Africa, Asia and Latin America and includes work with UNESCO’s Man and Biosphere Programme, a PhD at the School of Oriental and African Studies and 13 years of policy-focused research with the Overseas Development Institute (ODI), London. Throughout, her main focus has been on investigating how farmers can individually and collectively obtain greater benefits from their natural resources, the role of institutions in natural resource governance and, most recently, on equity within ecosystem service markets.
Craig Hutton is a member of the Southampton GeoData Institute and the Research Co-ordinator of the ESPA-Deltas Project. He has a longterm experience of project development, research, management and research coordination in the fields of Natural Resource Management, Climate Change, ecosystem services and vulnerability mapping in a development context.
See also meet the speakers I.