Outer Layer

These are descriptions of additional companies / experts that ESS can easily mobilize:

Tourism specialist, Master in Leisure, Tourism and Environment from the Wageningen
University in The Netherlands, chairman of a foundation for conservation and sustainable tourism, with 30+ years of experience in nature tourism and capacity building in Suriname;

Botanist, Doctor in Botany from the Museum National d’Histoire Naturelle in Paris, France, with 15+ years of worldwide experience, including in French Guiana and Suriname, in assessment and conservation of flora, vegetation and biodiversity in general;

Ornithologist, Doctor in Biology from the Louisiana State University in the USA,
specialized in neotropical birds, with 10+ years of experience in faunal surveys, and impact
assessment studies in the Americas, including Suriname and Guyana;

Mammal specialist, Doctor in Biology from the University of Toronto in Canada,
specialized in small mammals, with 25+ years of worldwide experience in faunal surveys, impact assessment studies and field training, including in the Guianas;

Herpetologist, Doctor in Biology from the University of Leiden in The Netherlands; specialized in reptiles and amphibians of the Guianas, with 30+ years of experience in surveys, impact assessment studies and field training, mostly in the Guianas;

Fish specialist, Doctor in Biology from the University of Suriname, specialized in the ecology of the fishes of the Guiana, with 25+ years of experience in surveys and impact assessment studies in the Guianas; and

Social studies firm, Suriname based consultancy firm headed by two anthropologists. The firm conducts quantitative and qualitative social science research, primarily in the areas of rural development, public health, mining, and education.

We can mobilize an even wider range of expertise if the job requires it.