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.

Maria Flachsbarth

Maria Flachsbarth is Parliamentary State Secretary of the German Federal Ministry for Economic Cooperation and Development (BMZ). She’s been a member of parliament in Germany since 2002, and is particularly active on environmental and gender issues.