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.

Christian Man

Christian Man is the Policy Action Lead for Just Rural Transition. Previously, he was a research fellow in the Global Food Security Program at the Center for Strategic and International Studies in Washington, D.C., where he worked on projects in East Africa, Southeast Asia, and Central America. He has also worked with Catholic Relief Services and the Palladium Group. Earlier in his career, he helped establish a certified organic urban farm, a local foods distributor, and a food policy council in Memphis, Tennessee. He received a Ph.D. in rural sociology and international agricultural development from Penn State.