Symphony of Science and Practice: Bringing Evidence to Bear for Land Restoration Practice and Policy in Africa

25 Jun 2021

This session explores innovative ways to capture restoration evidence and ensure that it is integrated throughout the planning process, to inform practice and, in turn, policy. Panellists identify the enabling conditions needed for systemic change, and provide a roadmap of steps for getting there.

Publisher: Global Landscapes Forum (GLF)

Language: English

Year: 2021

Ecosystem(s): Drylands and Rangelands

Location(s): Global

Africa drylands land degradation restoration UN Decade on Ecosystem Restoration

  • Regreening Africa

  • Center for International Forestry Research (CIFOR)


  • Mieke Bourne

    Programme Manager, Regreening Africa-CIFOR-ICRAF

  • Leigh Winowiecki

    Global Research Leader, Soil and Land Health and Co-lead, Coalition of Action 4 Soil Health (CA4SH)

  • Tor-Gunnar Vågen

    Head of Spatial Data Science and Applied Learning Lab (Spacial), CIFOR-ICRAF

  • Sammy Carsan

    Agroforestry Scientist, CIFOR-ICRAF

  • Judith Oduol

    Senior Agricultural Economist, CIFOR-ICRAF

  • Constance Neely

    Stakeholder Approach to Risk-informed and Evidence-based Decision-making (SHARED) Lead, CIFOR-ICRAF

  • Alex Mugayi

    Project Manager, World Vision Rwanda

  • Bernard Crabbé

    Head of the environment mainstreaming & circular economy sector, Directorate General, European Commission, International Partnerships (INTPA)

  • Mamadou Coulibaly

    Regreening Africa Project Manager, Oxfam Mali