Meindert Brouwer

Meindert Brouwer (1951) is an independent communication advisor, writer, and publisher. He specializes in the conservation and sustainable use of nature, especially forests. Previously, he worked at KPMG Accountants & Consultants and at the World Wide Fund for Nature (WWF). Brouwer authored the books “Amazon Your Business,” the first guide to sustainable products from the rainforests of the Amazon; “The Ecosystem Promise” about the economic value of nature conservation with examples from around the world, and “Central African Forests Forever” on opportunities and solutions for the conservation and sustainable use of the Congo Basin rainforest. Brouwer sees social equality and economic justice as necessary conditions for a sustainable world.

Personal Motto:

There are always opportunities.