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.

Gabriela Lucas Deecke

Gabriela Lucas Deecke is an agricultural engineer by profession and farmer by vocation. She has a master’s degree in Integrated Watershed Management. She worked for 10 years in public service in the area of rural development and indigenous peoples.

Since 2005 she started a family project to grow her own food and in 2011 she founded CIASPE with the intention of providing assertive answers to small producers who have limited resources and face adverse agricultural conditions.