Dr. Fausto Sarmiento

IUCN - WCPA Deputy Vice Chair, Capacity Building

Mountains Biome Theme

Special area of interest: Cordillera de los Andes, South America

Mountain expert and Fulbright Ambassador Dr. Fausto Sarmiento of Quito, Ecuador teaches at the University of Georgia in the southeastern USA. He provides Capacity Building expertise to the Mountain PA Network to increase management effectiveness of mountain protected areas. He has authored, translated, and contributed to a number of publications including:

Other publications include:

Pirineos, the Journal of Mountain Ecology, guest Editor of Volume 163- Farmscape Transformation and Global Change in the Andes