Elisabeth Simelton

Climate Change Scientist and CCAFS Project Manager
World Agroforestry (ICRAF)

Bio

Elisabeth Simelton joined the World Agroforestry team in 2010 and transitioned to the role of Climate Change Scientist in 2015. She is World Agroforestry’s Vietnam leader on adaptation and on the CGIAR Research Program on Climate Change, Agriculture, and Food Security (CCAFS). Currently, Simelton leads the Climate-Smart Village project in My Loi, Ha Tinh province, and three regional CCAFS projects on climate-smart agriculture technologies, seasonal weather forecasts, and scaling processes. Simelton holds a PhD in Geography from Gothenburg University, Sweden.