Alex Godoy-Faúndez

SDSN Andes and Facultad de Ingeniería, Universidad del Desarrollo, and GlobalYoung Academy (GYA)


  • Between 2017 - 2019, Alex Godoy-Faúndez was a member of the High-Level Panel of Experts Steering Committee on Food Security and Nutrition (HLPE), Committee on World Food Security (CFS), Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO), United Nations (UN), coordinating two main global reports.
  • Since 2019, he is Review Editor for the Working Group III to the IPCC Sixth Assessment Report (AR6); lead author of Chapter "Moving from linear to a circular economy: What this means for business? For Global Environment Outlook (GEO) for Business at Science Division, United Nations Environment Programme and Lead Author for IPBES on Nexus Assessment 2022 he has have served as an expert reviewer of the 2019 Global Sustainable Development Report (GSDR) prepared by the independent group of scientists appointed by the United Nations Secretary-Genebra and for the "10 New Insights in Climate Science 2019" report of Future Earth & The Earth League, Stockholm, 2019 for COP25 and lead author for the "10 New Insights in Climate Science 2020" report.
  • Also, he served as a Panel Member of the Water Quality Task Force (TF) for the International Water Resources Association (IWRA), working on the Water Quality Project: "Developing a Global Compendium on Water Quality Guidelines.
  • Today, he is am member of the ISO / TC 323 committee of the standard in preparation ISO / WD 59004 Circular economy - Framework and principles for implementation.
  • He is also am coordinator for Chile as representative of UN Sustainable Development Solutions Network (SDSN) which was set up in 2012 under the auspices of the UN Secretary-General.
  • According to the outcomes of his career, Alex Godoy-Faúndez was awarded as Doctor Honoris Causa - Doctor of Laws at the University of Wisconsin - Green Bay to contribute to the creation of public policies and innovations in the private sector on sustainability issues.

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