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.

Amy Ickowitz

Senior Scientist

Amy is a senior scientist at CIFOR-ICRAF. She is a development and natural resource economist by training with a PhD in economics from the University of California, Riverside. Most of her recent research is multidisciplinary with a focus on issues of poverty, food insecurity and malnutrition, and the links between all of these and the natural environment. Her current research focuses on the impacts of landscape change on food security and nutrition.