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Are you a journalist and you want to know more about the Alliance of Bioversity International & CIAT? Do you need an expert on climate, food systems, landscapes, crops, agrobiodiversity, digital or gender inclusion? Would you like to invite one of our researchers or managers to an event? Are you planning to visit one of our centers? 

You are in the right place and below you can find the contacts of people who can help you. 

Who to contact

Global Requests 

Eliot Gee, Science Comms Officer, based in Rome, Italy.


Chiara Villani, Engagement and Events Officer, based in Rome, Italy 


Edith Mutui, Africa Comms Officer, based in Nairobi, Kenya.  

Digital Comms

Andrea Gentile, Digital Comms Team Leader, based in Rome, Italy. 


Adriana Varón, Americas Comms Officer, based in Palmira, Colombia.


Ysabel Lee, Asia Comms Officer, based in Reading, United Kingdom.

Global Comms

Julio Mario Fernandez, Comms Director, based in Cali, Colombia.

Brand (more info here)

Victoria Rengifo, Publications, Brand, and Graphic Design Team Leader, based in Cali, Colombia

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