Claudia Ringler

Deputy Division Director, International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI)

Deputy Program Director for the CGIAR Research Program on Water, Land and Ecosystems (WLE) 

Co-leader of the Managing Resource Variability and Competing Use Research Theme, WLE

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Claudia Ringler is Deputy Program Director for WLE and is an ex-officio member of the WLE steering committee.  She co-leads WLE's research theme on Managing Resource Variability and Competing Use. 

Claudia was appointed Deputy Division Director of the Environment and Production Technology Division at IFPRI in 2011. Claudia manages IFPRI’s Water Research group and since 2015 is also the Natural Resource Management Theme Lead. From 1996 until her current appointment, she served in various other research positions in that division.

Claudia’s research interests are water resources management, in particular river basin modeling for policy analysis and agriculture and natural resource policies focused on sustainable agricultural productivity growth. She received her PhD in agricultural economics from the Center for Development Research, Bonn University, Germany.

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