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Rowena A. Valmonte-Santos
Senior Research Analyst, International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI)
Rowena A. Valmonte-Santos has extensive research experience in natural resource management, community-based fisheries management, and impacts of climate change in agriculture and fisheries. She is the Manager of Flagship 5 (Governance of Natural Resources) and CG Research Program on Policies, Institutions, and Markets. She received her MSc in Environmental Studies from UP Los Baños.
This piece highlights the investments needed to overcome different agricultural challenges to meet growing food demand in the region.
A study looks at combined investments in research and development, infrastructure, technology, and policy reforms to achieve food security goals.