Advisory Group

The Blue Communities Advisory Group is an integral part of the programme, bought together to advise the Blue Communities Executive Group and wider project on the strategic direction and delivery of the programme’s objectives. The Group comprises academic experts, funder representatives, international agencies, research users and other relevant stakeholders, and is tasked with programme evaluation, supporting the optimisation of impact, facilitating stakeholder engagement and assisting as ambassadors for the programme.

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Name
Title/Role
Institute
CEO/Founder
Sabah Environmental Trust
Programme Director for Blue Communities (Organisation Lead)
Plymouth Marine Laboratory, UK
Director (Organisation Lead)
North Devon Biosphere Foundation and University of Exeter
Professor of Social Science
University of Exeter
Programme Manager
Plymouth Marine Laboratory, UK
Executive Director
Partnerships in Environmental Management for the Seas of East Asia (PEMSEA)
Professorship
School of Social Sciences and International Studies, University of Exeter
Director of the Collaboration for Evidence, Research and Impact in Public Health: Secretary General APACPH
Curtin University, School of Public Health; WHO Collaborating Centre for Environmental Health Impact Assessment; Asia Pacific Academic Consortium for Public Health (APACPH)
Senior Scientist/Senior Research Fellow
WorldFish and ARC Centre of Excellence for Coral Reef Studies, James Cook University
University of British Columbia
Senior Programme Specialist
UNESCO Office Jakarta