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.

Nafkote Dabi

She has worked with international charities across Africa in various roles including as Food Security Advisor in South Sudan; Regional Policy Lead for the Lake Chad Basin based in Nigeria; Senior Policy Advisor on Peace, Security and Governance at the African Union Liaison Office in Addis Ababa; and Drought Policy Advisor in Ethiopia.

Nafkote has ten years of experience working on global development and humanitarian issues, and has expertise in research, policy, advocacy and campaigning. She has a master’s degree in International Social and Public Policy from The London School of Economics and Political Science and a bachelor’s degree in Cultural Anthropology from Mount Holyoke College.