People and the planet

People and the planetWorking group

This is the membership of the People and the planet working group:

Sir John Sulston FRS (chair)

Chair of the Institute for Science, Ethics & Innovation, University of Manchester.

Sir Pat Bateson FRS

Emeritus Professor of Ethology, University of Cambridge

Professor Nigel Biggar

Professor of Moral and Pastoral Theology, University of Oxford

Professor Cai Fang

Director of the Institute of Population & Labor Economics, Chinese Academy of Social Sciences

Professor Suzana Cavenaghi

President of the Latin America Population Association, Brazil

Professor John Cleland FBA

Professor of Medical Demography, London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine

Dr Joel Cohen

Abby Rockefeller Mauzé Professor, Laboratory of Populations, Rockefeller University and Columbia University, USA

Sir Partha Dasgupta FRS FBA

Professor of Economics, University of Cambridge

Professor Parfait Eloundou-Enyegue

Associate Professor,  Department of Development Sociology, Cornell University and Associate Director, Cornell Population Program.

Professor Alastair Fitter FRS

Pro-Vice-Chancellor for Research, University of York

Professor Demissie Habte

President of the Ethiopian Academy of Sciences

Professor Sarah Harper

Director, Oxford Institute of Ageing, University of Oxford

Professor Tim Jackson

Director of the Research group on Lifestyles, Values and Environment. University of Surrey

Professor Georgina Mace FRS

Professor of Conservation Science, Imperial College London

Professor Susan Owens OBE

Professor of Environment and Policy, University of Cambridge

Jonathon Porritt CBE

Co-founder, Forum for the Future

Professor Malcolm Potts

Professor of Population and Family Planning, University of Berkley, USA

Professor Jules Pretty OBE

Professor of Environment & Society, University of Essex

Professor Faujdar Ram

Director International Institute for Population Sciences

Professor Roger Short FRS

Emeritus Professor of Reproduction Biology, University of Melbourne, Australia

Sarah Spencer CBE

Deputy Director, Centre on Migration, Policy and Society (COMPAS), University of Oxford

Professor Zheng  Xiaoying

Director of Population Institute, Peking University & Vice Chairman of Chinese Population

Dr Eliya Zulu

Executive Director, African Institute for Development Policy and President, Union for African Population Studies

People and the planet

Final report and carbon scenarios data
published April 2012

Evidence gathering
closed February 2011

Project details, Terms of reference and Working Group
announced in July 2010