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.

Alberto Acosta

Alberto Acosta is an Ecuadorian economist and grandfather. He is a well-known companion in the struggles of social movements, a University professor and author of several books. He was the Minister of Energy and Mines (2007), the President of the Constituent Assembly (2007-2008) and the Candidate for the Presidency of the Republic of Ecuador (2012-2013).