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.

Javed Rizvi

Director, Asia
Email
j.rizvi@cgiar.org

Javed Rizvi is an Agricultural Scientist with a broad experience of working on national agricultural policy, research-for-development strategies, and advocacy-related issues. He has managed several large multi-disciplinary agricultural programmes including aspects of research, extension, technology transfer and capacity development, all aimed at improving food and nutritional security, diversification and intensification of crop-livestock-silviculture production systems, soil-water conservation, alternative livelihoods and small-scale processing and marketing of agricultural and forest products through community-based organizations.  

Rizvi has served as a visiting scientist in Italy, Spain and the United States, and has published over 50 research products.