Jeanette has worked in the development field for 27 years, with a focus on forestry in the context of poverty reduction and livelihood security. She has worked extensively in South Africa and the region on social aspects of forestry, initially in Zimbabwe and since 1995, in South Africa. Her specific skills and areas of expertise include forestry sector reform and policy development, programme design and evaluation, research and extension, project implementation support and facilitation, skills development and training.
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