LIVELIHOOD RESILIENCE AND POVERTY • ADAPTATION AND MITIGATION SYNERGIES • CLIMATE-RELATED AGRICULTURAL POLICIES
Dr. Bruce Campbell has led the CGIAR Research Program on Climate Change, Agriculture and Food Security (CCAFS), and its predecessor, the CGIAR Challenge Program on Climate Change, since 2009. Previously based in Zimbabwe, Indonesia and Australia, Bruce has worked extensively in agricultural and forestry research for development. His work has spanned social-ecological systems, the link between poverty alleviation and forest goods and services, and Aboriginal natural resource management, among other topics. He has served as Director of the Forests and Livelihoods Program at the Centre for International Forestry Research (CIFOR), inaugural Director of the Institute of Environmental Studies at the University of Zimbabwe, and inaugural Director of the School for Environmental Studies at Charles Darwin University in Darwin. Bruce has a PhD in Ecology from the Utrecht University, and has published over 120 peer-reviewed articles and more than a dozen books.
The Alliance of Bioversity International and the International Center for Tropical Agriculture (CIAT) delivers research-based solutions that harness agricultural biodiversity and sustainably transform food systems to improve people’s lives. Alliance solutions address the global crises of malnutrition, climate change, biodiversity loss, and environmental degradation.
The Alliance is part of CGIAR, a global research partnership for a food-secure future.