Alyssa Killingsworth will apply her background in interdisciplinary environmental research and forest restoration to examine the effectiveness of Polylepis restoration efforts in the upper Andes in Ecuador.
Our Kleinhans Fellowship supports research that seeks solutions to the challenges faced by the community forestry model.
Meet three of the scientists whose work we have supported through the Kleinhans Fellowship for Community Forestry Research.
Two New Kleinhans Fellows Will Investigate Forest Governance and Community-Centered Conservation in Latin America
The Rainforest Alliance is pleased to announce two new Kleinhans Fellows for 2021.
José Antonio Sierra Huelsz will study the governance of rural forests in Veracruz, a highly deforested state in Mexico.
Improving Community Forest Enterprise Governance in the Maya Biosphere Reserve This project focuses upon the social organization and governance of community forest enterprises (CFEs) in the Maya Biosphere Reserve (MBR) of Northern Guatemala. CFEs operating in the MBR face intense land-conversion pressure and challenges related to organizational governance. The goal is to improve the organizational […]