Dr. Pierre Boileau is the Head of Global Assessment Unit of UN Environmental Program. Prior to this Pierre was the Head of the International Energy Agency’s Non-member country energy statistics section where he led a team of statisticians that produce IEA’s global energy data publications as well as various electronic data products. Pierre was also responsible for IEA’s training and capacity building efforts on energy statistics which helped national statisticians improve their energy data through courses, workshops and internships. Pierre is a member of the UNFCCC Roster of Experts and holds a Master’s of Science in Environment and a Bachelor’s degree in Chemistry.
iLEAPS Global Interview Series, January 2024 - Dr. Juichi Yamagiwa
iLEAPS Global Interview Series, November 2023 - Dr. Pierre Boileau
iLEAPS Global Interview Series, September 2023
Prof. MacKenzie is the Professor of Atmospheric Sciences, School of Geography, Earth and Environmental Sciences and the Director or Birmingham Institute of Forest Research, Birmingham. Prof. MacKenzie is an atmospheric scientist with a particular interest in how plants affect air composition. Rob is developing a broader understanding of urban systems and their resilience, particularly urban green infrastructure, as discussed in an informal essay featured on the Institute of Advanced Studies' Saving Humans website.
iLEAPS Global Interview Series, July 2023
Prof. Reis is apioneer in the field of integrated modelling and assessment of impacts of air pollution and climate change on human health and ecosystems. He is a member of the UNECE Task Force on Integrated Assessment Modelling (TFIAM) and have been organising special sessions on integrated modelling topics at the bi-annual conferences of the Modelling and Simulation Society of Australia and New Zealand (MSSANZ) and the International Environmental Modelling & Software Society (iEMSs), serving on the Board for iEMSs and The Integrated Assessment Society (TIAS). He is currently serving as the Head of Unit at DLR Projektträger, Bonn, Germany
iLEAPS Global Interview Series, May 2023
iLEAPS Started the Global Interview Series in May 2023 with Professor Vinod Kumar Sharma (M.Sc. Botany, PGDip. Resources Ecology, Ph.D. Forest Ecology, B.H.U.) Senior Professor, Disaster Management/Consultant at Indian Institute of Public Administration; Vice Chairman, Sikkim State Disaster Management Authority, Govt. of Sikkim. He was member of UN ISDR ASTAAG (Asia Science and Technology Academic Advisory Group from 2015-2019). Member committee for framing National Science, Technology and Innovation Policy 2020 of Govt. Of India (Chairman Sub Group on Capacity Development). Prof Sharma is the Receipient of Subhash Chandra Bose Aapda Prabandhan National Award 2022