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.

Vania Olmos Lau

Vania is a Mexican biologist with a double MSc degree in Agroecology and Organic Agriculture at Wageningen University in partnership with ISARA-Lyon. In parallel to her engagement with the Youth in Landscapes Initiative plus multiple youth organizations at the local, regional and global level, Vania works at GIZ in Mexico. She works in a public-private partnership promoting good agricultural practices to protect pollinators and native flora within natural protected areas.