Fred Stolle is the Deputy Director of WRI’s Forests Program and Director of Land Monitoring.
He has a background in Geographical Information Systems (GIS) and Remote sensing and worked on land and forest monitoring since 1992 at ITC (Netherlands), UNEP (Nairobi), UNESCO (Jakarta), and CIFOR/ICRAF (Bogor, Indonesia). He has worked at WRI since 2003.
He is one of the founders of Roundtable of Sustainable Palm Oil and Global Forest Watch.
He holds a MSc in Landscape ecology and a PhD in Geography and also served as an adjunct professor at Johns Hopkins University’s School of Advanced International Studies