Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO)
I am a development practitioner with 16 years experience across non-governmental organizations, bilateral and multilateral development agencies. An applied social and political scientist, I have contributed to implement over 60 development cooperation projects in 25 countries addressing poverty alleviation, natural resource management and climate change. Prolonged country-visits include Burkina Faso, Cote d’Ivoire, Ghana, India, Jordan, Kyrgyz Republic, Lao PDR, Liberia, Myanmar, Nepal, Niger, Oman, Rwanda, Sri Lanka, South Africa, Uganda and Viet Nam. I specialize in programmatic management, participatory, innovative and empowering development methods to achieve more sustainable results at scale focusing on natural resources management, climate change, land and water, biodiversity, sustainable food and agriculture, governance of tenure and multi-stakeholder governance.