Evan Girvetz 

Evan Girvetz is a Senior Scientist at the International Center for Tropical Agriculture (CIAT), leading projects for the CGIAR Research Program on Climate Change, Agriculture and Food Security (CCAFS). His research spans climate-smart agriculture (CSA), sustainable agricultural intensification, ecosystem services, environmental decision support, water resources management, and nature conservation planning.  Dr. Girvetz works on these issues agricultural development programs and projects globally through innovative partnerships with the African Union New Partnership for African Development, the World Bank, USAID, government agencies, NGOs, the private sector, among others. Dr. Girvetz currently also holds an affiliate assistant professor position at the University of Washington School of Environmental and Forest Sciences.