Nomination as an expert

Become an expert for IPBES!

If you would like to be considered for nomination by Switzerland, please 

  • See for details on the assessments, e.g.
  • Fill out the application form and attach your curricula vitae through the dedicated web portal ( The application form will automatically be sent to the us for approval of your nomination by Switzerland, if you indicate the following contact details in your application form:

    Eva Spehn, IPBES contact point for Switzerland, email:, Tel: 0041 31 306 9342 
  • Interested experts are requested to fill out their application form no later than 30 April 2016, if you want to submit your nomination through the Swiss Government. Earlier nominations are encouraged. All nominees should ensure that they are available on the above-indicated dates to participate in the relevant meetings. For any queries in preparing nominations, the process that will be followed or on the deliverables, please contact
  • more infos on the open calls can be found here
IPBES plenary
IPBES plenary