60th Annual DPI/NGO Conference - United Nations, New York, 5-7 September 2007


Eilon Adar

Eilon Adar, Director of the Zuckerberg Institute for Water Research (ZIWR) at Ben Gurion University of the Negev

Kiyotaka Akasaka

Kiyotaka Akasaka, UN Under-Secretary-General for Communications and Public Information

Adnan Z Amin

Adnan Amin, Director, United Nations System Chief Executive Board for Coordination (CEB)

Haya Rashed Al Khalifa

Haya Rashed Al Khalifa, President of the sixty-first session of the United Nations General Assembly 

Ki-moon Ban

Ban Ki-moon, Secretary-General of the UN

Tariq Banuri

Tariq Banuri, Institute-wide Senior Fellow and Director of the Future Sustainability Programme of the Stockholm Environment Institute

Renate Bloem

Renate Bloem, CONGO President at the General Assembly

Barbara J. Bramble

Barbara Bramble, Senior Program Advisor for International Affairs of National Wildlife Federation (NWF)

Zhenlin Chen

Zhenlin Chen - Deputy Director-General of the Department of International Cooperation, China Meteorological Administration


Dickson Despommier

Dickson Despommier, Professor of Public Health and Microbiology in the Department of Environmental Health Sciences at the Mailman School of Public Health, Columbia University in New York and Director of the Vertical Farm Project


Khaled Dawoud

Khaled Dawoud, Correspondent for Al-Jazeera Arabic

Fiu Elisara

Fiu Elisara, Director of Ole Siosiomaga Society (OLSSI)


Galen Fulford

Galen Fulford is a founding partner in The Ecovillage Institute (EVI)

Fiona Harvey

Fiona Harvey, Environment Correspondent at the Financial Times, an international business newspaper


John P. Holdren

John Holdren, Director of the Woods Hole Research Center

Paul Horwitz

Paul Horwitz, Deputy Executive Secretary of the United Nations Environment Programme, Ozone Secretariat


Maria Ivanova

Maria Ivanova, Assistant Professor of Government and Environmental Policy at the College of William and Mary

Eleanor B. Jones

Eleanor Jones, Managing Director and Consulting Principal of Environmental Solutions Ltd


Richard Jordan

Richard Jordan, Chair, 60th Annual DPI/NGO Conference


Richard Kinley

Richard Kinley, Deputy Executive Secretary of the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC).

Joan Kirby

Joan Kirby, Chair of NGO/DPI Executive Committee


Alexey Kokorin

Alexey Kokorin, Head of Climate and Energy Programme of World Wide Fund for Nature (WWF) Russia


Li Xiaolin

Li Xiaolin, Vice President of the Chinese People’s Association for Friendship with Foreign Countries (CPAFFC)


Jacqueline McGlade

Jacqueline McGlade, Executive Director of the European Environment Agency and Director of View the World Ltd


Olya Melen

Olya Melen, Head of Legal Unit of Environment-People-Law (EPL)


Asha-Rose Migiro

Asha-Rose Migiro, Deputy Secretary-General of the United Nations

Firmino Mucavele

Firmino Mucavele, Chief Executive, New Partnership for Africa’s Development (NEPAD) Secretariat and the Special Adviser to the President of the Republic of Mozambique


Lucy Mulenkei

Lucy Mulenkei, Executive Director of Indigenous Information Network (IIN) and the Chair of Indigenous Women and Biodiversity Network


Michael Oppenheimer

Michael Oppenheimer, Albert G. Milbank Professor of Geosciences and International Affairs at Princeton University; Director of the Program in Science, Technology and Environmental Policy (STEP) at the Woodrow Wilson School, and Associated Faculty of the Princeton Environmental Institute and the Atmosphere and Ocean Sciences Program


Pekka Patosaari

Pekka Patosaari, Director of Secretariat for the UN Forum on Forests (UNFF)


Rosalind Peterson

Rosalind Peterson, California President and Co-Founder of the Agriculture Defense Coalition (ADC)


Rajendra Pachauri

Rajendra Pachauri is the Director-General of TERI (The Energy and Resources Institute)

Nirivololona Raholijao

Nirivololona Raholijao, Head of Applied Research Service within Madagascar National Meteorological Office


Andrew Revkin

Andrew Revkin, Environment Reporter for The New York Times


Daniel Salau Rogei

Daniel Salau Rogei, one of the founders of the Simba Maasai Outreach Organization (SIMOO) in Kenya

Alison Sander

Alison Sander, globalization topic advisor for the Boston Consulting Group (BCG)

Klaus Scheuerer

Klaus Scheuerer, BMW AG’s Representative of the Board for Traffic and Environment in München, Germany 


Rolland Smith

Rolland Smith,  Emmy Award broadcast journalist with 40 years of broadcast experience as an anchor, reporter, documentary producer, and writer

Achim Steiner

Achim Steiner, Executive Director of the UN Environment Programme (UNEP). 


Marcos Terena

Marcos Terena, Professor of Traditional and Spiritual Knowledge of the Indigenous People and Coordinator of the International Indigenous Forum on Biodiversity

Marjorie Tiven

Marjorie Tiven, Commissioner, New York City Commission for the United Nations

Mikhail Todishev

Mikhail Todishev, Director of the Centre of Legal Resources for the Russian Association of Indigenous Peoples of the North (RAIPON)

Cecilia Ugaz

Cecilia Ugaz , Deputy Director, Human Development Report Office, United Nations Development Programme

Bessan Vikou

Bessan Vikou, Correspondent for British Broadcasting Corporation (BBC)-Afrique

Michelle Wyman

Michelle Wyman, Executive Director, United States Office of ICLEI – Local Governments for Sustainability.