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.

Helen Magata

Helen Biangalen-Magata belongs to the Kadaclan Indigenous peoples from Paracelis, Mountain Province. She is the Communications Officer of Tebtebba, an NGO working for the promotion, protection and fulfillment of Indigenous peoples’ rights. In the last ten years, she has been working in the field of research, education and communication specifically on Indigenous peoples’ rights, climate change, community development and climate finance. Helen holds a master’s degree in Development Communication from the University of the Philippines Open University. She’s currently part of the Indigenous peoples’ team that is tasked to work on lobbying for the recognition of indigenous peoples’ rights in climate finance, particularly the Green Climate Fund.