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.

Judith Oduol

Judith is an Agricultural Economist based in Nairobi, Kenya. She holds a Ph.D. from Kyushu University in Japan and a Master’s degree from the University of Antwerp in Belgium. Prior to joining ICRAF, Judith had worked for over 10 years with national research centres (Kenya Agricultural Research Institute-KARI) and regional research organizations (Forum for Agricultural Research in Africa-FARA). Judith’s research interests span from impact assessment, production economics, markets and value chain analysis to policy and institutional analysis. Her current research focuses on identifying best bet methods for making markets work for the marginalized groups like women and the poor, including designing monitoring, evaluation and learning framework for projects at the Centre, as well as developing quantitative and qualitative methods for assessing the impact of value chain interventions on the livelihoods of marginalized households.