Emily Sigman

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Global Affairs & Environmental Science

Emily Sigman is a National Science Foundation Graduate Research Fellow pursuing dual degrees at the Yale School of Forestry and the Jackson Institute for Global Affairs.  Her research explores agroforestry, silvopasture, and other multifunctional landscaping practices as pathways towards the flourishing of mutually embedded socio-ecosystems.  Emily is an affiliate of the Consultative Group on International Agriculture Research (CGIAR), and has worked with the World Agroforestry Centre (ICRAF) on projects in Burkina Faso and Ethiopia focused on integrated watershed management.  She is also a Fox International Fellow at the University of Ghana, where she is working as part of the Climate Smart Cocoa Systems for Ghana (CLIMCOCOA) research team.