Plenary Session – Stakeholder Dialogue on People and Nature

Oval Room

The Science-Stakeholder Dialogue will stimulate exchange of scientific knowledge and the stakeholders’ perspective on people and nature. The dialogue will be introduced by a Science Keynote by (Dipak Gyawali), reporting back from the scientific sessions followed by a discussion with five panelists from policy, industry and CSOs.

Moderator: Peter Mayer, BFW
Science Keynote: Dipak Gyawali, Pargya (Academician), Nepal Academy of Science and Technology (NAST)


  1. Nikolay Shmatkov, WWF Russia
  2. Denis Popov, Mondi, Austria
  3. Lukas Mandl, Member of the European Parliament
  4. Dolores Pavlovic, IFSA President