The advisory board provides Cepei with different perspectives and insights on how to be more effective in supporting the monitoring and acceleration of the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs).
The nine members of the Board are prominent leaders from civil society, academia, and international cooperation, on topics such as the SDGs, climate change, UN reform, and data and statistics from Africa, Asia, Europe, Latin America, and North America.
Ambassador David Donoghue
Former Permanent Representative of Ireland to the United Nations
Lisa Bersales, Ph.D.
Professor at the University of the Philippines
Former Director of the Philippine Statistics Authority
Prof. Dr. Günther Bachmann
Former Secretary General of the German Council for Sustainable Development (RNE)
María Fernanda Espinoza
Former Minister of Foreign Affairs of Ecuador
Former President of the UN General Assembly
Sanjeev Khagram, Ph.D.
Thunderbird School of Management
Regional Managing Director for Latin America
The Nature Conservancy
Former UN Under-Secretary-General
Lydie Hakizimana, Ph.D.
African Institute of Mathematical Science
IT leader in the private and nonprofit sectors