From refugees from South Sudan, trees form a significant part of their story from when they flee from political war to their arrival in settlements.
Lalisa Duguma is the Scientist of Sustainable Landscapes & Integrated Climate Actions at World Agroforestry (ICRAF) and works on sustainable landscapes and integrated climate actions. He has over 10 years’ experience in the areas of sustainable landscape management, agroforestry, natural resource management, integrated climate change actions that respond to both mitigation and adaptation objectives, and climate policy analysis.
Okia Clement Akais joined World Agroforestry in 2012 as a Scientist and Uganda Country Representative under the Eastern and Southern Africa regional program.
Cathy Watson is chief of program development at the World Agroforestry Centre in Nairobi.