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.

Kalifa Traoré

Scientific Director
Mali Agricultural Research Institute (IER)

Dr. Kalifa Traore is a principal researcher and head of Institut d’Economie Rurale (IER). His research focuses on agronomic and natural resources management works in the Sahelian region of Mali, Niger and Burkina Faso. Dr. Kalifa partnered with several agricultural research projects in the region and contributed well to the advancement of scientific understanding related to plant, soil and water.