Fiona Flintan

Governance Scientist and Technical Coordinator
International Livestock Research Institute (ILRI)

Fiona Flintan specializes in natural resource management and land governance and tenure, participatory land use planning, pastoralism, participatory rangeland management (PRM), gender and conflict resolution and/or transformation. She has spent many years working in East Africa, particularly Ethiopia and Tanzania. Currently Fiona is based in Rome working with IFAD as part of a collaborative agreement, working on raising global awareness and action on rangelands amongst global actors. This includes participating in preparations for the UN Decade of Ecosystem Restoration 2021-2030, in the call for an International Year of Rangelands and Pastoralists (IYRP) and being an active participant and supporter of the Global Landscapes Forum. For several years she coordinated the global Rangelands Initiative of the International Land Coalition, and still plays an active role in this.