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Folder Team

On the picture above, from left to right:
Yassine Loufa, Maarten Vanhove (former collaborator), Anne-Julie Rochette, Katrijn Baetens, Marie-Lucie Susini Ondafe, Kristien Vrancken, Mariam Agarad, Luc Janssens de Bisthoven, Vincent Pinton, Han de Koeijer & François Muhashy Habiyaremye.

Yassine Loufa (2014-)
Secretariat and logistic support (National Focal Point CBD)

Ir. Anne-Julie Rochette (2015-)
Support to Measurement, Reporting and Verification (MRV) of biodiversity, to awareness raising and to the Nagoya Protocol capacity building activities

Dr. Katrijn Baetens (2012-)
Capacity building on marine environment modeling

Dr. Marie-Lucie Susini Ondafe (2009-)
GTI capacity building activities, support to CHM capacities strengthening and awareness raising activities - Belgian focal point for the GTI - webmaster

Kristien Vrancken (2007-)
Infographics and graphic design

Mariam Agarad (2010-)
Secretariat and logistic support

Dr. Luc Janssens de Bisthoven (2013-)
Coordinator of the CEBioS programme - Capacities for Biodiversity and sustainable development

Vincent Pinton (2006-)

Ir. Han de Koeijer (1999-)
CHM, public awareness, and the Nagoya Protocol capacity building activities - Belgian focal point for the CHM

Dr. François Muhashy Habiyaremye (2006-)
Research and capacity building on the dynamics of habitats, ecosystem services and management of protected areas.

Not on the picture:

Ir. Hilde Keunen (2016-2017)

Support to Measurement, Reporting and Verification (MRV) of biodiversity and CHM activities, mainly in D.R. Congo.

Dr. Erik Verheyen
Senior researcher

Lucie Ongena (2018)
Communication for the CEBioS programme


Former collaborators

Dr. Anne Franklin, Pascale Balhaut, Salima Kempenaer, Dr. Patrick Luyten, Arnaud Reveillon, Dr. Yves Samyn, Dr. Maarten Vanhove, Dr. Jackie Van Goethem.

External experts cooperating with CEBioS

Dr. Anne Laudisoit

Senior scientist and PREDICT country liaison to Ivory Coast and Republic of Congo, at EcoHealth Alliance, New York, is a biologist with special expertise in zoonotic (vector-borne) and neglected emerging disease epidemiology. “One health” researcher linking biodiversity and health with a growing interest in conservation in fragmenting landscapes. laudisoit<at>

Els Dekeyzer

PhD student at the Laboratory of Biodiversity and Evolutionary Genomics at KU Leuven. Her project aims to increase biological understanding and monitoring capacity on sardine stocks in Lake Tanganyika. Project funded by a VLIR-VLADOC fellowship and co-supervised by the Centre de Recherche en Hydrobiologie (CRH)-Uvira (D.R.Congo), CEBioS and the RMCA. els.dekeyzer<at>

Jean-Didier Akpona 

Researcher at UAC, Cotonou, Benin.

Jean Hugé

Postdoctoral Researcher with expertise in social-ecological systems, biodiversity conservation & impact assessment (associated with VUB, ULB, UGent & UHasselt). Lecturer at Hasselt University & Vrije Universiteit Brussel (VUB). Jean.Huge<at> / jhuge<at>