de Lamo, Xavier

de Lamo, Xavier
Forest Sciences Centre of Catalonia

Xavier is a research ecologist working at the Forest Sciences Centre of Catalonia (Spain). His primary research interest is the use of integrated social and ecological research to assess climate change vulnerability through multisite case studies. He is currently the manager of one of the work packages of the CLIMAFRICA project, an EU funded project whose objective is to develop improved climate scenarios, analysing the potential impacts on agriculture and natural ecosystems and propose adaptation strategies tailored to the African context. He has extensive field experience in Sub-Saharan Africa and Latin America.  

Research Interests: 
Vulnerability and adaptive capacity to Climate Change in social-ecological systems