Mette Wilkie

director, Forestry Division, Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO)

SPOTLIGHT DISCUSSION: Tackling deforestation in food production

Mette Wilkie is the director of Forestry Division within the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO). She has a background in Forestry and Environmental Management and over 30 years of experience in providing scientific evidence and policy advice to governments, partner organizations and international conventions on issues related to the environment and development nexus with a focus on the sustainable management of forests and other natural resources, biodiversity conservation and nature-based solutions to climate change.