Florence Bernard

Florence Bernard
Associate Scientist

Florence Bernard is Associate Scientist with Environmental Services Science Domain at the World Agroforestry Centre (ICRAF) and the ASB Partnership for the Tropical Forest Margins, based in Nairobi, Kenya. She is involved in a number of global action research projects focusing on REDD+ and landscape approaches to reduced emissions from all land uses, low carbon development pathways, policy and institutional options to support REDD+ negotiators and land managers. She holds an MSc in Environmental Sciences from Wageningen University (the Netherlands) with a focus on ecosystem services valuation and financing and an MSc in Agronomy and Rural development from the National School of Agronomy and Food Industries (France). Prior to joining the ASB partnership in 2010, she worked for 4 years as an environmental consultant for multi and bilateral donors in the domains of environmental and water planning, integrated natural resource management, public policy and international cooperation.