A lonely oak that survived becoming a warship. Photo: Elisabeth Simelton
Robert Finlayson is the Southeast Asia program's regional communications specialist and currently interim head of communications global.
In his role as regional communications specialist, as well as writing stories for the Centre's website, he devises and supervises strategies for projects and the four countries in the Southeast Asia region, including scripting and producing videos, supervising editors and translators and also assisting with resource mobilization.
As interim head of communications, Rob manages communications staff in Latin America, Africa and Asia and is overseeing implementation of ICRAF's Global Communications Group restructure.