Experts' profiles - Nicolas Kosoy
Nicolas Kosoy
Nicolas Kosoy is an Environmental Affairs Officer from the Ecosystem Service's Unit at the Division of Environmental Policy Implementation(DEPI). He is coordinating the Millennium Ecosystem Assessment Implementation Programme. This programme entails engaging an ample variety of stakeholders at the global level to implement the findings of the Millennium Ecosystem Assessment at the local, national, regional and global levels.

Nicolas has been working as a researcher in Barcelona, Spain dealing with carbon emissions inventories and energy efficiency from a socioeconomic perspective. He also lectured on ecological economics at the Autonomous University of Barcelona at the postgraduate levels, focusing on institutional aspects and markets for ecosystem services.

Nicolas has received his Ph.D on Ecological Economics from the Autonomous University of Barcelona by researching on markets for carbon, biodiversity and watershed related ecosystem services in Central America, Mexico and Africa. He also holds an MSc on Ecological Economics and Environmental Management from the Autonomous University of Barcelona and another MSc on Conservation Biology from the Durrell Institute of Conservation and Ecology, Kent University. His research interests comprise the study of economic incentives for conserving nature, the analysis of economic institutions and the environment and economic history, among many others.
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