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.

Lars Laestadius

Director, Adjunct Research Scholar
Eco-Innovation Foundation, Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences (SLU)

Lars is a sustainability strategist with 40 years of professional experience in the forest sector. He is an advisor to Kinetic Geo (a software company), a Fellow of the Global Evergreening Alliance, and a Fellow of the Royal Swedish Academy of Agriculture and Forestry. While Senior Associate at the World Resources Institute, Lars led work on an assessment of the global opportunities for forest and landscape restoration.