Bernardo B. N. Strassburg



My research is focused on understanding how socioecological systems work, and using transdisciplinary science to design interventions that address global environmental problems. Recently I've been focused on ecological restoration. I am the founder and president of the International Institute for Sustainability, a professor at the Pontifical Catholic University of Rio de Janeiro, and the founder and chief scientist of I was a Lead-Author of the IPBES Global Assessment, a member of the Science Task Force of the UN Decade on Ecosystem Restoration, and co-developed Brazil’s National restoration Plan.