Dr. Ida Kubiszewski is an Associate Professor at Crawford School of Public Policy at The Australian National University.
Ida was a climate change negotiator for the country of the Dominican Republic, following adaptation and loss & damage. She was a delegate at the 19th through 21st Conference of Parties (COP19 in Warsaw, Poland in 2013; COP20 in Lima, Peru in 2014; and COP21 in Paris, France in 2015).
She is the founding managing editor and current Associate Editor of magazine/journal hybrid called Solutions and a co-founder and former managing editor of the Encyclopedia of Earth, an electronic reference about the Earth, its natural environments, and their interaction with society.
Ida is the author or co-author of dozens of scientific papers and five books. She is a Fellow at the National Council for Science and the Environment and Board Member at the Institut Veblen pour les réformes économiques (Veblen Institute for Economic Reforms) in Paris, France. She sits on the steering committees, editorial boards, or advisory boards of various organisations including the Ecosystem Service Partnership, the journals Ecosystem Services, Anthropocene Review, PeerJ, and the Environmental Information Coalition. Dr. Kubiszewski is also a member of the Balaton Group.