Extensionist

Juan Carlos Rioja Cordova

Forestry engineer

Forestry engineer by profession, with more than twelve years of experience working with forest users, farmers, and native communities within the jurisdiction of Ucayali, Peru.

He has worked in forestry and agricultural institutions, where he acquired knowledge and experience in forest management and industries. He has the necessary skills to work with native and rural communities, especially in community relations and the role of field extensionist.

He also has experience in developing general forest management plans for the sustainable use of resources and expertise in land use planning, urban-rural cadastre, implementation, and installation of agroforestry systems and forest greenhouses.