Atossa Soltani

Director of Global Strategy | Amazon Sacred Headwaters Initiative

Atossa Soltani

Atossa Soltani is the founder and board president of Amazon Watch and served as the organization’s first Executive Director for 18 years. Currently Atossa is the director of global strategy for the Amazon Sacred Headwaters Initiative, working to protect one of the most biodiverse rainforests on Earth in an alliance with Amazonian indigenous nations of Ecuador and Peru.

Panel Presentations:

Large-Scale Landscape Conservation and a Global Deal for Nature

October 19th | 4:30 pm to 6:00 pm

Indigenous Resistance and International Solidarity for the Amazon

October 20th | 1:30 pm to 2:30 pm

Bioneers 2019 Conference - Seeding the Field: Growing Transformative Movements