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Curriculum vitae

Pablo Manzano is a post-doctoral research fellow at the Helsinki Institute of Sustainability Science (HELSUS) of the University of Helsinki. He has worked since 2001 in livestock systems, notably pastoralism, both from the research and the practitioner's points of view. He has carried out ecological, social and economic research and he has also been part of the staff of international organizations (IUCN, FAO) and performed international consultancies for them and for others (UNEP, IFAD, GIZ or VSF, among others). He has extensive experience in pastoralist and livestock systems of Europe, Africa, Asia and Latin America, as well as good knowledge of the pastoralist grassroots movement. He has also taught ecology/zoology field courses in Kenya and Uganda.

Education/Academic qualification

Ecology and Environmental Sciences, PhD, Universidad Autónoma de Madrid

Ecology and Environmental Sciences, MSc, Universidad Autonoma de Madrid

Pedagogy, PGCE, Universidad Complutense de Madrid

Biological Sciences, BSc, Universidad Autónoma de Madrid

External positions

Associate Researcher, Basque Centre for Climate Change (BC3)

10 Jan 202031 Dec 2023

Research Coordinator, Asociación Biomas

1 Jan 2019 → …

Fields of Science

  • 1181 Ecology, evolutionary biology
  • Plant-Animal Interactions
  • Plant ecology
  • 415 Other agricultural sciences
  • Rangeland Ecology
  • Livestock
  • 519 Social and economic geography
  • Rural Development and Sustainable Livelihood Systems.
  • Pastoralism
  • 5203 Development Studies

International and National Collaboration Publications and projects within past five years.

Publications

Extensive farming and climate change: An in-depth approach

Alibés, J., García, J., Herrera, P. M., Llorente, M., Majadas, J., Manzano, P., Moreno, G., Navarro, A., Orodea, M., Oteros-Rozas, E., Ottolini, I., Rivera Ferre, M. G., Rodríguez-Estévez, V., Roig, S., Salguero, C., Sánchez, P., Sanz, S. & Turiño, M., Mar 2020, Fundación Entretantos. 30 p.

Research output: Book/ReportBookProfessional

Open Access

The role of livestock in food security, poverty reduction and wealth creation in West Africa

Molina-Flores, B., Manzano-Baena, P. & Coulibaly, M. D., 2020, (Accepted/In press) FAO. 264 p.

Research output: Book/ReportBookScientificpeer-review

A brief view over the EU policy impacts on non EU Mediterranean countries’ nature and culture: some examples.

Manzano, P., Apr 2019, (Unpublished) 10 p.

Research output: Book/ReportCommissioned reportProfessional

Herbivore corridors sustain genetic footprint in plant populations: a case for Spanish drove roads

García-Fernández, A., Manzano, P., Seoane, J., Azcárate, F. M., Iriondo, J. M. & Peco, B., 15 Jul 2019, In : PeerJ. 7, 27 p., 7311.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

Open Access
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Intensifying pastoralism may not reduce greenhouse gas emissions: wildlife-dominated landscape scenarios as a baseline in life cycle analysis.

Manzano, P. & White, S. R., 21 Feb 2019, In : Climate Research. 77, 2, p. 91-97 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

Projects

GIPP: Global Integrative Pastoralist Program

Cabeza, M., Burgas Riera, D., Manzano Baena, P., Stenseth, N. C. & Cadahía, L.

01/01/202031/12/2022

Project: Research project

Activities

  • 31 Peer review of manuscripts
  • 2 Invited talk
  • 1 Editor of special theme number

Extensive livestock-keeping against climate change

Pablo Manzano Baena (Speaker)
9 Apr 2020

Activity: Talk or presentation typesInvited talk

Frontiers in sustainable food systems (Journal)

Pablo Manzano Baena (Reviewer)
20 Apr 2020

Activity: Publication peer-review and editorial work typesPeer review of manuscripts

Perspectives in ecology and conservation (Journal)

Pablo Manzano (Reviewer)
Apr 2020

Activity: Publication peer-review and editorial work typesPeer review of manuscripts

Land (Journal)

Pablo Manzano (Reviewer)
Oct 2019

Activity: Publication peer-review and editorial work typesPeer review of manuscripts

Rangeland ecology & management (Journal)

Pablo Manzano (Reviewer)
Apr 2019

Activity: Publication peer-review and editorial work typesPeer review of manuscripts

Press / Media

Pastoralism is a fundamental tool to fight climate change

Pablo Manzano Baena

15/04/2020

1 item of Media coverage

Press/Media: Press / Media

The Kenyan miracle

Pablo Manzano Baena

20/01/2020

1 Media contribution

Press/Media: Press / Media

Policy implementation in the Mediterranean for transhumance and pastoralism

Pablo Manzano Baena & Concha Salguero

01/12/2019

1 Media contribution

Press/Media: Press / Media

Baseline levels in livestock systems

Pablo Manzano Baena

30/11/2019

1 Media contribution

Press/Media: Press / Media

Baseline levels in livestock systems: keys to identify impacts

Pablo Manzano Baena

17/10/2019

1 Media contribution

Press/Media: Press / Media