Vera Boerger

Senior Land and Water Officer, Land and Water Division (NSL)

Agronomist, with 30 year experience in extension, communication for development, school feeding, family farming and inclusive food systems for sustainable rural development, integrated landscape approaches, sustainable land and water management, community-based natural resources management, tenure.

FAO: Field projects on soil fertility in Bolivia and Tanzania (1989-1996); Extension, Education and Communication for Development Officer in the Subregional /Regional offices in Zimbabwe and Chile (1998-2004); Land and Water Officer in the Subregional Office for Mesoamerica in Panama (2009-2018). Since 2018 Senior Land and Water Officer in FAO-Rome. DED: Supported family farmers organizations in Belem/Brazil on agroecology (1996 – 1998).