Jorge Laguna-Celis

Jorge Laguna-Celis

Company: UNEP

Job title: Head, One Planet Network


Jorge Laguna-Celis is the Head of the One Planet Network, hosted by the United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP). Based in Paris, The One Planet Network is a global community of practitioners, policymakers and experts working to accelerate the implementation of SDG 12: ensuring sustainable patterns of consumption and production.

Jorge has previously worked for the United Nations in multiple capacities and possesses 20 years of experience in intergovernmental and multi-stakeholder processes, global sustainable development policies and sustainable development governance.

Jorge holds an MA degree in International Trade from the Institut d’Etudes Politiques (Sciences-Po) Paris, alongside being an author of several publications and books on issues related to international affairs and sustainable development. His latest book entitled “From Rio+20 to a New Development Agenda: Building a Bridge to a Sustainable Future”, was published in 2014 by Routledge.


PANEL: Business actions for a nature-positive planet 11:20 am - 12:10 pm

Talking points: Measuring, managing and mitigating impacts on nature What Biodiversity Net Gain looks like in practice Financing biodiversity: How can we bridge the gap? Chaired by Nadine McCormick, Manager, Climate Action, WBCSDRead more

stream: Biodiversity & nature-based solutions
day: Day 2 - 2 March 2023