2023 has once again witnessed the devastating effects of climate change on the planet, with global temperatures hitting record highs and extreme weather events affecting people around the globe. At this COP 28, what agreements and results does the Amazonia expect? The Amazonia, a region that hosts the world’s largest contiguous area of tropical forest and thus vital to … [Read more...] about Halfway to the goal: What should the Amazonia expect from the COP 28?
Johanna Hansmann is an Associate Professional Officer/Consultant at the IDB's Amazon Coordination Unit. She has 5+ years of work experience in the private and international cooperation sectors in inclusive agribusiness models, food systems and rural transformation. Currently, she supports the Bank's Amazon Unit in different workstreams of the Amazonia Forever regional program and provides technical inputs on issues related to sustainable forest management and bioeconomy. Johanna holds a postgraduate degree in International Cooperation for Sustainable Development from the Humboldt University of Berlin (Germany), a Master’s degree in Food Security and Development from the University of Reading (UK) and a Bachelor’s degree in Agricultural Sciences from the University of Göttingen (Germany).