In many parts of the developing world, people depend on nature for their sustenance. Increasingly, this can be done in a way that allows the ecosystems to both flourish and sustain local populations.
Director, Smithsonian Tropical Research Institute
Scripps Institution of Oceanography; International League of Conservation Photographers
Honorable Minister of Indigenous Peoples Affairs, Guyana
Executive Director, Fundecor
Senior Director, Connected Oceans Program, Conservation International
Conserving plants for people, Missouri Botanical Garden