Country Teams

FABLE brings together researchers with a wide range of backgrounds to support policymaking towards sustainable food and land systems in countries.

FABLE Country Teams map
Argentina
Australia
Brazil

Team Members

Wanderson Costa (Focal Point)
National Institute for Space Research (INPE)

Fernando Ramos
National Institute for Space Research (INPE)

Marluce Scarabello
National Institute for Space Research (INPE)

Aline Soterroni
National Institute for Space Research (INPE)/IIASA

Recent Activities & Publications

2020 Report of the FABLE Consortium Pathways to Sustainable Land-Use and Food Systems

2019 Report of the FABLE Consortium. Pathway for Brazil

Canada

Team Members

Hisham Zerriffi (Focal Point)
The University of British Columbia (UBC)

Gregory Paradis
The University of British Columbia (UBC)

René Reyes
The University of British Columbia (UBC) and Instituto Forestal de Chile (INFOR)

Vanessa Schweizer
University of Waterloo

Christina Marie Comeau
University of Waterloo

Recent Activities

Pathways to Sustainable Land Use in Canada

Publications

Pathways to sustainable land use and food systems in Canada

2020 Report of the FABLE Consortium. Pathways to Sustainable Land-Use and Food Systems for Canada

2019 Report of the FABLE Consortium. Pathway for Canada

China

Team Members

Zhaohai Bai (Focal Point)
Center for Agricultural Resources Research, Institute of Genetics and Developmental Biology, Chinese Academy of Sciences (CARR, IGDB, CAS)

Xinpeng Jin
Center for Agricultural Resources Research, Institute of Genetics and Developmental Biology, Chinese Academy of Sciences (CARR, IGDB, CAS)

Hao Zhao
Center for Agricultural Resources Research, Institute of Genetics and Developmental Biology, Chinese Academy of Sciences (CARR, IGDB, CAS)

Jinfeng Chang
College of Environmental and Resource Sciences, Zhejiang University and International Institute for Applied Systems Analysis (IIASA).

Xiaoxi Wang
China Academy for Rural Development and Department of Agricultural Economics and Management, Zhejiang University and Potsdam Institute for Climate Impact Research.

Publications

Reforming China’s fertilizer policies: implications for nitrogen pollution reduction and food security

China’s future food demand and its implications for trade and environment

Spatial Planning Needed to Drastically Reduce Nitrogen and Phosphorus Surpluses in China’s Agriculture

A food system revolution for China in the post-pandemic world

Optimization of China’s maize and soy production can ensure feed sufficiency at lower nitrogen and carbon footprints

2020 Report of the FABLE Consortium Pathways to Sustainable Land-Use and Food Systems for China

2019 Report of the FABLE Consortium. Pathway for China

Colombia
Ethiopia

Team Members

Yirgalem Nigussie
Policy Studies Institute (PSI)

Tadesse Kuma
Policy Studies Institute (PSI)

Desalegn Begna
Policy Studies Institute (PSI)

Beneberu Assefa
Policy Studies Institute (PSI)

Mekonnen Bekele
Policy Studies Institute (PSI)

Desalegn Anshiso
Policy Studies Institute (PSI)

Jemal Mohammed
Policy Studies Institute (PSI)

Kaleab Kebede
Policy Studies Institute (PSI)

Publications

2020 Report of the FABLE Consortium Pathways to Sustainable Land-Use and Food Systems for Ethiopia

2019 Report of the FABLE Consortium. Pathway for Ethiopia

Finland
Germany
India

Team Members

Ranjan Ghosh (Focal Point)
Indian Institute of Management Ahmedabad (IIMA)

Chandan Jha
Indian Institute of Management Ahmedabad (IIMA)

Vartika Singh
Indian Institute of Management Ahmedabad (IIMA), International Food Policy Research Institute, Humboldt University of Berlin

Prantika Das
Indian Institute of Management Ahmedabad (IIMA)

Ankit Saha Indian Institute of Management Ahmedabad (IIMA)

Aditi Joshi Indian Institute of Management Ahmedabad (IIMA)


Recent Activities

Webinar The role of food and land use systems in achieving India's sustainability targets

Webinar en el UN Food System Summit 2021 Science Days - Side Event


Publications

Pathway to achieve a sustainable food and land-use transition in India

The role of food and land use systems in achieving India's sustainability targets

FABLE India Policy Brief. Sustainable Food Transformations

2020 Report of the FABLE Consortium. Pathways to Sustainable Land-Use and Food Systems for India

2019 Report of the FABLE Consortium. Pathway for India

Indonesia

Team Members

Rizaldi Boer (Focal Point)
Centre for Climate Risk and Opportunity Management, Bogor Agricultural University (CCROM)

Habiburrachman A H F
Research Center for Climate Change, University of Indonesia (RCCC-UI)

Gito Immanuel
Centre for Climate Risk and Opportunity Management, Bogor Agricultural University (CCROM)

Nurul Winarni
Research Center for Climate Change, University of Indonesia (RCCC-UI)


Publications

2020 Report of the FABLE Consortium Pathways to Sustainable Land-Use and Food Systems for Indonesia

2019 Report of the FABLE Consortium. Pathway for Indonesia

Malaysia

Team Members

Low Wai Sern (Focal Point)
Jeffrey Sachs Center on Sustainable Development, Sunway University

Goh Chun Sheng
Jeffrey Sachs Center on Sustainable Development, Sunway University

Danesh Prakash Chacko
Jeffrey Sachs Center on Sustainable Development, Sunway University


Publications

Impact of Malaysian palm oil on sustainable development goals: co-benefits and trade-offs across mitigation strategies

2020 Report of the FABLE Consortium Pathways to Sustainable Land-Use and Food Systems for Malaysia

2019 Report of the FABLE Consortium. Pathway for Malaysia

Mexico

Team Members

Charlotte E. Gonzalez-Abraham (Focal Point)
Conservación del Territorio Insular Mexicano A.C. (ISLA)

Gordon McCord (Focal Point)
University of California San Diego (UCSD)

Camilo Alcántara Concepción
Universidad de Guanajuato (UGTO)

Marcela Olguin
SilvaCarbon / USFS-IP LAC

Juan Manuel Torres Rojo
Centro de Investigacion y Docencia Económica (CIDE)

Sonia Rodríguez Ramírez
Instituto Nacional de Salud Pública (INSP)

Arturo Flores
Instituto Politécnico Nacional (IPN)

Gerardo Bocco Verdinelli
Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México (UNAM)

Irene Pisanty Baruch
Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México (UNAM)

Ernesto Vega Peña
Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México (UNAM)

Antonio Yúnez Naude
El Colegio de México (COLMEX)

Oscar G. Cárdenas Hernández
Universidad de Guadalajara (UDG)

Fernanda Herrera López
University of California San Diego (UCSD)

Daniel I. Ávila Ortega
Stockholm Resilience Centre


Recent Activities

Video tutorials in Spanish for the use of the FABLE Calculator

Webinar en el UN Food System Summit 2021 Science Days - Side Event

Webinar part of the EAT@Home series: The FABLE Consortium: Supporting long-term transformation toward sustainable food & land-use systems

Creating tools that let government understand land use planning in Mexico

Stakeholder Engagement and Preparation for the 2020 FABLE Report


Publications

Long-term pathways analysis to assess the feasibility of sustainable land-use and food systems in Mexico

2020 Report of the FABLE Consortium Pathways to Sustainable Land-Use and Food Systems for Mexico

2019 Report of the FABLE Consortium. Pathway for Mexico

Nepal

Team Members

Shyam Basnet (Focal Point)
Southasia Institute of Advanced Studies (SIAS)

Dil Khatri
Southasia Institute of Advanced Studies (SIAS)

Sushant Acharya
Southasia Institute of Advanced Studies (SIAS)

Rupesh Tha
Southasia Institute of Advanced Studies (SIAS)


Norway

Team Members

Anne Sophie Daloz (Focal Point)
Center for International Climate Research (CICERO)

Bob van Oort
Center for International Climate Research (CICERO)

Robbie Andrew
Center for International Climate Research (CICERO)


Publications

2020 Report of the FABLE Consortium Pathways to Sustainable Land-Use and Food Systems

Russian Federation
Rwanda
South Africa

Team Members

Odirilwe Selomane (Focal Point)
Centre for Complex Systems in Transition, Stellenbosch University


Recent Activities & Publications

Webinar en el UN Food System Summit 2021 Science Days - Side Event

2020 Report of the FABLE Consortium Pathways to Sustainable Land-Use and Food Systems for South Africa

Sweden

Team Members

Ingo Fetzer (SRC) (Focal Point)
Stockholm Resilience Centre, Stockholm University (SRC)

Amanda Wood Stockholm Resilience Centre

Torbjörn Jansson Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences

Publications

Organic agriculture in a low-emission world: exploring combined measures to deliver sustainable a food system in Sweden

2020 Report of the FABLE Consortium Pathways to Sustainable Land-Use and Food Systems for Sweden

Turkey

Team Members

Pinar Ozuyar (Focal Point)
Bahçeşehir University

Muge Kesici
Bahçeşehir University

Zeynep Tacer Caba
Bahçeşehir University


United Kingdom
United States