Director, Forest Peoples Programme
Co-Chair, High Conservation Value Resources Network
Director, Down to Earth
Secretary to the Board, Rights and Resources Initiative
Steering Committee member, World Rainforest Movement, The Forests Dialogue.
Tel: HP (Indo.) + 62 813 870 32810, HP (UK) + 44 795 294 3481, (Landline UK
+ 44 1608 652893
Fax: + 44 1608 652878
Marcus has 30 years experience working with forest peoples in the humid tropics. His expertise is in indigenous peoples, social and political ecology, standard setting, human rights, land tenure, policy reform and advocacy, FPIC, conflict resolution. He has worked intensively on the above in relation to logging, plantations, palm oil, extractive industries, dams, colonisation and protected areas. He has published numerous books and papers and carried out consultancies for a number of international organisations. His work has been recognised through the award of a Pew Conservation Fellowship, the Royal Anthropological Institute's Lucy Mair Medal for Applied Anthropology and election as a fellow of the Samdhana Institute.