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Profile Julia Leventon:

Julia Leventon is a professor in sustainability science, and is the Head of Department of social dimensions of global change, in the Global Change Research Institute of the Czech Academy of Sciences. She is an environmental social scientist whose expertise is in societal transformations for sustainability, with a particular focus on how we create spaces for democratic decision-making in response to global change. Her current work includes leading the European-wide project PLUS Change (Planning Land Use Strategies: Meeting climate, biodiversity and social goals in a changing world), and chairing the COST Action TransformERS (Transformations international Experience and Research network for Sustainable futures). She is currently serving as a coordinating lead author to the Transformative Change assessment.