Jes Weigelt

Function: 
Co-lead Sustainability Governance Programme and Global Soil Forum Coordinator
Organisation: 
IASS, Institute for Advanced Sustainability Studies (IASS)
Country: 
Germany

Jes Weigelt heads the Global Soil Forum at the IASS, Institute for Advanced Sustainability Studies, and is co-lead of the institute’s sustainability governance programme. His work focuses on inclusive learning processes for sustainable soil management and responsible land governance. Prior to his current position, he worked for the International Fund for Agricultural Development and held management and research positions at the Freie Universität Berlin and Humboldt-Universität Berlin. Jes Weigelt is chair of the European Soil Partnership.