Following an open call for self-nominations Coordinating Lead Authors (CLAs) and Lead Authors (LAs) of the 1st MedECC Assessment Report (MAR1) have been appointed. Among 85 appointed authors from 19 countries, 32 (38%) represent southern and eastern Mediterranean countries and 30 (35%) are women.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Fig. Distribution of MAR1 Coordinating Lead Authors and Lead Authors by country.

Below please find the complete list of Coordinating Lead Authors (CLAs) and Lead Authors (LAs) by chapter:

1.INTRODUCTION
Coordinating Lead Authors
   Lange Manfred (The Cyprus Institute, Nicosia, Cyprus)
   Llasat Maria Carmen (University of Barcelona, Barcelona, Spain)
   Snoussi Maria (Mohamed V University, Rabat, Morocco)
Lead Authors
   Al-Zein Mohammad (American University of Beirut, Beirut, Lebanon)
   Moulin Cyril (CNRS/INSU, Paris, France)
   Queralt Bassa Arnault (Advisory Council for the Sustainable Development of Catalonia of the Government of Catalonia, CADS, Barcelona, Spain)
   Vagliasindi Grazia Maria (University of Catania, Catania, Italy)

 

2. DRIVERS
Coordinating Lead Authors
   Cherif Semia (University of Tunis El Manar, Tunis, Tunisia)
   Doblas-Miranda Enrique (Centre for Research on Ecology and Forestry Applications,CREAF, Barcelona, Spain)
   Lionello Piero (University of Salento, Lecce, Italy)
Lead Authors
   Borrego Carlos (Department of Environment and Planning, University of Aveiro Aveiro, Portugal)
   Giorgi Filippo (Abdus Salam International Centre for Theoretical Physics, ICTP, Trieste, Italy)
  Grimes Samir (National High School of Marine Sciences and Coastal Management, Algiers, Algeria)
   Iglesias Ana (Universidad Politecnica de Madrid, Madrid, Spain)
   Mahmoudi Ezzeddine (University of Carthage, Bizerte, Tunisia)
   Moriondo Marco (Italian National Research Council, Florence, Italy)
   Pringault Olivier (IRD, Tunis, Tunisia)
   Rilov Gil (National Institute of Oceanography, Israel Oceanographic and Limnological Research, IOLR, Haifa, Israel
   Somot Samuel (Météo-France, CNRS, University of Toulouse, Toulouse, France)
   Tsikliras Athanossios (Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, Thessaloniki, Greece)
   Vila Monsterrat (EBD-CSIC, Sevilla, Spain
   Zittis George (The Cyprus Institute, Nicosia, Cyprus)

 

3. RESSOURCES
3.1. Water, Food and energy
Coordinating Lead Authors
    Azzopardi Brian (Malta College of Arts, Science and Technology, MCAST, Paola, Malta)
    Fader Marianela (International Centre for Water Resources and Global Change, UNESCO, Federal Institute of Hydrology, Koblenz, Germany)
    Mrabet Rachid (National Institute for Agricultural Research, INRA Morocco, Rabat, Morocco)
    Savé Robert (Institute of Agrifood Research and Technology, IRTA, Barcelona, Spain)
Lead Authors 
  Ben Nasr Kaouther (Ecole Nationale d’Architecture et d’Urbanisme de Tunis, Tunisia)
   Burak Zinet Selmin (Istanbul University, Istanbul, Turkey)
   Chentouf Mouad (National Institute for Agricultural Research, INRA Morocco, Tangier, Morocco)
   Comair Fadi (Ministry of Energy and Water, Beirut, Lebanon)
   Dakhlaoui Hamouda (University of Carthage, Soliman, Tunisia)
   Francese Dora (University of Naples Federico II, Italy)
   Fylaktos Nestor (The Cyprus Institute, Cyprus)
   Giupponi Carlo (Ca’ Foscari University and Venice International University, Venice, Italy)
   Karapinar Baris (Istanbul Policy Center, Istanbul, Turkey)
   Koutroulis Aristeidis (Technical University of Crete, Chania, Greece)
   Lange Manfred (The Cyprus Institute, Nicosia, Cyprus)
   Llasat Maria Carmen (University of Barcelona, Barcelona, Spain)
   Mohamed Assem Abdelmonem Ahmed (Agricultural Research Center, Giza, Egypt)
   Mutale Joseph (The University of Manchester, UK)
   Papanicolas Costas (The Cyprus Institute, Cyprus)
   Pariente-David Silvia (Center for Mediterranean Integration, France)
   Pulido-Velazquez David (Spanish Geological Survey, IGME, Granada, Spain)
   Ravetz Joe (The University of Manchester, UK)
   Saenz Cobena Alberto (Technical University of Madrid, Madrid, Spain)
   Taliotis Constantinos (The Cyprus Institute, Cyprus)
   Toreti Andrea (European Commission, Joint Research Centre, Ispra, Italy)
3.2. ECOSYSTEMS
Coordinating Lead Authors
   Balzan Mario (Institute of Applied Science, Malta College of Arts, Science and Technology, MCAST, Paola, Malta)
   Hassoun Abed El Rahman (National Council for Scientific Research, CNRS- L,  National Center for Marine Sciences, Batroun, Lebanon)
Lead Authors 
   Aroua Najet (Ecole polytechnique d’architecture et d’urbanisme d’Alger, Algiers, Algeria)
   Baldy Virginie (Aix-Marseille University, Marseille, France)
   Ben Ismail Sana (National Institute of Marine Sciences and Technologies (INSTM), Tunisia, Tunis)
   Bou Dagher Magda (Saint-Joseph University, Lebanon, Beirut)
   Branquinho Cristina (University of Lisbon, Lisbon Portugal)
   Dutay Jean-Claude (CEA Saclay, Gif-sur-Yvette, France)
   El Bour Monia (National Institute of Marine Sciences and Technologies (INSTM),Carthage-Salammbo, Tunisia)
   Médail Frédéric (Aix-Marseille University, Aix-en-Provence, France)
   Mojtahid Meryem (University of Angers, Angers, France)
   Moran Ordonez Alejandra (Consorci Centre de Ciencia i Tecnologia Forestal de Catalunya, CTFC, Solsona, Spain )
   Roggero Pier Paolo (University of Sassari, Sassari, Italy)
   Rossi Sergio (Uniersity of Salento, Salento, Italy)
   Schatz Bertrand (CEFE, CNRS, Montpellier, France)
   Terrer César (Universitat Autonoma de Barcelona, Barcelona, Spain)
   Vogiatzakis Ioannis (Open University of Cyprus, Nicosia, Cyprus)
   Zaimes George (Eastern Macedonia and Thrace Institute of Technology, Drama, Greece)
   Ziveri Patrizia (Universitat Autïnoma de Barcelona (UAB), Barcelona, Spain)

 

3.3. Society
Coordinating Lead Authors
   Koubi Vassiliki (ETH Zurich, Zurich, Switzerland/ Greece)
   Paz Shlomit (University of Haifa, Haifa, Israel)
   Dos Santos Maria (ISCTE-IUL- DINÂMIA ́CET and ESCS-IPL, Lisbon, Portugal)
Lead Authors
   Behnassi Mohamed (Ibn Zohr University of Agadir, Agadir, Morocco)
   Diaz Julio (Carlos III Institute of Health, Madrid, Spain)
   Elia Antonietta (University of Santiago de Compostela, Santiago de Compostela, Spain)
   Grasso Marco (University of Milano-Bicocca, Milan, Italy)
   Grillakis Manolis (Technical University of Crete, Chania, Greece)
   Hilmi Nathalie (Monaco Scientific Centre, Monaco)
   Linares Cristina (Carlos III Institute of Health, Madrid, Spain)
   Moncada Stefano (University of Malta, Msida, Malta)
   Negev Maya (University of Haifa, Haifa, Israel)
   Turhan Ethemcan (Environmental Humanities Lab, Kungliga Tekniska Högskolan, KTH, Stockholm, Sweden/ Turkey)

 

4.Managing future risks and building resilience
Coordinating Lead Authors
   Abdulla Ameer (ETC-UMA / IUCN WCPA, Malaga, Spain)
   Vafeidis Athanasios (Christian-Albrechts University Kiel, Insitute of Geography, Kiel, Germany)
Lead Authors
   Batisha Ayman (International Sustainability Institute, Cairo, Egypt)
   Bondeau Alberte (CNRS, Mediterranean Institute of Biodiversity and Marine and Continental Ecology, IMBE, Aix-en-Provence, France)
   Brotons LluÌs (Forest Technological Center of Catalonia, Solsona, Spain)
   El Bour Monia (National Institute of Marine Sciences and Technologies, Carthage-Salammbo, Tunisia)
   Portman Michelle (MARCOAST Lab, Haifa, Israel)
   Vousdoukas Michalis (European Commission, Joint Research Centre, Ispra, Italy)