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.

Khalil Walji

Khalil works as a scientist at CIFOR-ICRAF in Nairobi, Kenya. There, he is also the coordinator of the ‘Landscapes for our Future’ programme, which aims to design and implement sustainable and innovative solutions to land-use challenges across 23 funded projects. He was previously a capacity development specialist in FAO’s Department of Forestry, where he focused on a wide range of topics – from people and forests to ecosystem restoration monitoring.He has also served as the deputy coordinator of the Task Force on Monitoring of the UN Decade on Ecosystem Restoration. Khalil holds a master’s degree in Integrated Studies of Land and Food Systems with a focus on nitrogen cycling, and a BSc in Forest Sciences, from the University of British Columbia.