Join us for a week-long journey to Latin America and the Caribbean. Inspiring talks, GLF Lives, virtual tours and more in English, Spanish and Portuguese. Share your experience and vision for the Latin America and the Caribbean landscapes at the LAC Youth Week.

Fritjof Boerstler

Technical Advisor (Natural Resources), GEF Coordination Unit
Office of Climate Change, Biodiversity and Environment, FAO

Dr. Fritjof Boerstler is a Technical Advisor (Natural Resources) at the FAO GEF Coordination Unit for the Africa portfolio since 2013, and currently, the acting interim coordinator for the GEF-7 Impact Program on Dryland Sustainable Landscapes. His technical background includes integrated landscape management, bioenergy and ecosystem-based adaptation to climate change. Fritjof has over 20 years’ experience in formulating and implementing integrated environmental and sustainable development projects and programs in Africa. He holds a Ph.D. (Renewable Bioenergy) and master’s degree in Economic geography, with focus on sustainable rural development