CIFOR–ICRAF publishes over 750 publications every year on agroforestry, forests and climate change, landscape restoration, rights, forest policy and much more – in multiple languages.

CIFOR–ICRAF addresses local challenges and opportunities while providing solutions to global problems for forests, landscapes, people and the planet.

We deliver actionable evidence and solutions to transform how land is used and how food is produced: conserving and restoring ecosystems, responding to the global climate, malnutrition, biodiversity and desertification crises. In short, improving people’s lives.



Advancing Sustainable Transformation

14 - 16 June, Online, 09:00 - 16.00 CET

Session 35: Agroforestry, Livelihoods and Resilience: How to translate research into policy and practice at scale (SDG 15, 2)

Chairs: Pierre Chopin; A. Sigrun Dahlin; Elisabeth Simelton; Ingrid Öborn

This session will showcase the role of agroforestry and agroforestry research and how it can advance sustainable transformation of rural livelihoods and landscapes

  1. Taking grassroot agroforestry research from small scale into local and national policy - the AFLI project in northwest Vietnam, La Nguyen & Nguyen Mai Phoung, ICRAF Vietnam;
  2. Practitioners scaling agroforestry in the Lake Victoria region, Wangu Mutua, Vi Agroforestry
  3. Developing a national agroforestry policy – experiences from India and Nepal, Javed Rizvi, ICRAF South Asia

Creating enabling environments via developing regional policy and starting national roadmaps – insights from the preparation of the ASEAN Guidelines for Agroforestry Development, Delia Catacutan, ICRAF Southeast Asia

More information


La Nguyen


Nguyen Mai Phoung


Wangu Mutua

Vi Agroforestry

Javed Rizvi

Director, Asia, CIFOR-ICRAF
Organized by