ABOUT THE WRITER
Leona is the Editor of Forests News. Prior to this role, she was the Director of Communications for Danone’s CSR fund Livelihoods working on topics concerning sustainable agriculture and greening supply chains. She previously worked as a print and TV journalist in Paris, France for leading international media including BusinessWeek, Reuters and the French international news channel France 24. Originally from New York, Leona holds a Bachelor’s degree in Broadcast Journalism and French from the Medill School of Journalism at Northwestern University and a Master’s degree in international affairs from l’Institut des Etudes des Sciences Politiques (Sciences Po Paris). She is thrilled to apply her media and communications expertise to promote forestry research for CIFOR.
BY THIS WRITER
Interview - 7 Mar 2017Gender and Forests
New reader compiles 30 years of research conducted on this perennially relevant topic
News - 16 Feb 2017Blue carbon science for sustainable development
Interest is growing among the scientific community about the powerful carbon capture and storage potential of mangroves
Video - 11 Jan 2017Legalizing Cameroon’s timber production chain
Timber produced for domestic consumption is generally absent from official statistics and produced without a valid permit. What gives?
Feature - 28 Dec 20162016 Editors’ Picks: Best Articles
Discover the Top 5 Articles on Forests News in 2016
Feature - 27 Dec 20162016 Editors’ Picks: Best Analyses
Discover the Top 5 Analyses from CIFOR scientists in 2016