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KC3 provides a long list of experts and practitioners not only on climate change but also on cross-cutting issues such as natural resources management, agroforestry, economics, among others.

Dr. Rodel Lasco

Philippines
Category/iesNatural Resources Management/Ecosystem Management
ExpertiseClimate change, terrestrial ecosystems, agroforestry, natural resources management, Adaptation, Mitigation
Institution/ AffiliationWorld Agroforestry Centre (ICRAF), The Oscar M. Lopez Center (OML), SESAM-UPLB
Educational Background
  • B. Sc. Forestry, UP Los Banos
  • M.Sc. Forestry, UP Los Banos
  • Ph.D. Forestry, UP Los Banos
Project/s
  • Assessing the linkages between climate change adaptation (CCA), disaster risk reduction (DRR), and Loss and Damage (L&D): Case studies in the low-lying coastal cities of Cambodia, Indonesia, Philippines, Thailand, and Vietnam
  • Flood Inundation Modelling Using LiDAR and GIS
  • A Ridge-to-Reef Approach to Biodiversity Conservation
  • Evidence-based Rehabilitation Study of Yolanda-affected Areas: Vulnerability and Land Use Planning Assessment Component
  • Climate-smart, Tree-based, Co-investment in Adaptation and Mitigation in Asia
  • From Ridge to Reef: An Ecosystem-Based Approach to Conservation and Development
Publication/s
  • Locatelli, B., Catterall, C., Imbach, P., Kumar, C., Lasco, R., Marín-Spiotta, E., . . . Uriarte, M. (2015). Tropical reforestation and climate change: Beyond carbon. Restoration Ecology, 1-7.
  • Lasco, R., Delfino, R., & Espaldon, M. (2014). Agroforestry systems: Helping smallholders adapt to climate risks while mitigating climate change. Wiley Interdisciplinary Reviews: Climate Change, 1-9. doi:10.1002/wcc.301
  • Garcia, K., Lasco, R., Ines, A., Lyon, B., & Pulhin, F. (2013). Predicting geographic distribution and habitat suitability due to climate change of selected threatened forest tree species in the Philippines. Applied Geography, 44, 12-22. doi:10.1016/j.apgeog.2013.07.005
  • Lasco, RD, FB. Pulhin, PAJ Sanchez, RJP Delfino, R Gerpacio and K Garcia. 2009. Mainstreaming adaptation in developing countries: The case of the Philippines. Climate and Development 1: 130-146.
  • Villamor, GB and RD Lasco, 2009 Rewarding Upland People for Forest Conservation: Experience and Lessons Learned from Case Studies in the Philippines. Journal of Sustainable Forestry 28: 304 – 321. DOI: 10.1080/1054981090279149
  • Lasco RD and Pulhin FB. 2009. Carbon Budgets of Forest Ecosystems in the Philippines. Journal of Environmental Science and Management. 12(1):P. 1-13.
  • Lasco, Rodel D., Florencia B. Pulhin and Rex Victor O. Cruz. 2008. Carbon Stocks Assessment of Forest Land Uses in the Kaliwa Watershed, Philippines. Journal of Environmental Science and Management 11: 1-14.
  • Lasco, Rodel D. 2008. Tropical forests and climate change mitigation: the global potential and cases from the Philippines. Asian Journal of Agriculture and Development 5(1): 81-98.
  • Lasco, Rodel D., Rafaela Jane Delfino, Florencia B. Pulhin, and Manuel Rangasa. 2008. The Role of Local Government Units in Mainstreaming Climate Change Adaptation in the Philippines. AdaptNet Policy Forum 08-09-P-Ad, 30 September 2008.
  • Lasco, Rodel D., Roberta Gerpacio, Patricia Ann J. Sanchez, and Rafaela Jane P. Delfino. 2008. Philippines Policies in Response to a changing climate: A review of natural resource policies. Policy Brief. SEARCA, Los Banos, Laguna. 8pp.
  • Snelder, D and RD Lasco (eds). 2008. Smallholder Tree Growing for Rural Development and Environmental Services: Lessons from Asia. Advances in Agroforestry Vol 5. Springer. 494pp.
  • Lasco, R.D. 2008. The reforestation value chain for the Philippines. In, Snelder, D and RD Lasco (eds). Smallholder Tree Growing for Rural Development and Environmental Services: Lessons from Asia. Advances in Agroforestry Vol 5. Springer. Pp193-206.
  • Lasco, RD, G. Villamor, F Pulhin, D Catacutan, and M Bertomeu. 2008. From principles to numbers: approaches in implementing payments for environmental services in the Philippines. In, Snelder, D and RD Lasco (eds). Smallholder Tree Growing for Rural Development and Environmental Services: Lessons from Asia. Advances in Agroforestry Vol 5. Springer. Pp379-391.
  • Neil Leary, James Adejuwon, Vicente Barros, Ian Burton, Jyoti Kulkarni and Rodel Lasco (eds). 2007. Climate Change and Adaptation. London: Earthscan. 448pp.
  • Lasco, RD, , RVO. Cruz, JM Pulhin, and FB Pulhin. 2007. Spillovers and Trade-offs of Adaptation in the Pantabangan-Carranglan Watershed of the Philippines. 2007. In, N Leary, J Adejuwon, V Barros, I Burton, J Kulkarni and R Lasco (eds). 2007. Climate Change and Adaptation. London: Earthscan. 448pp.
  • Pulhin JM, RJJ Peras, RVO.Cruz, RD Lasco, FB Pulhin, and MA Tapia. 2007. Climate Variability and Extremes in the Pantabangan-Carranglan Watershed of the Philippines: An Assessment of Vulnerability. In, N Leary, C Conde, J Kulkarni, A Nyong and J Pulhin (eds). Climate Change and Vulnerability. London: Earthscan. 544pp.
  • Yohe, G.W., R.D. Lasco, Q.K. Ahmad, N.W. Arnell, S.J. Cohen, C. Hope, A.C. Janetos and R.T. Perez, 2007: Perspectives on climate change and sustainability. Climate Change 2007: Impacts, Adaptation and Vulnerability. Contribution of Working Group II to the Fourth Assessment Report of the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change, M.L. Parry, O.F. Canziani, J.P. Palutikof, P.J. van der Linden and C.E. Hanson, Eds., Cambridge University Press, Cambridge, UK, 811-841.
  • Lasco, RD and M Cardinoza. 2007. Baseline Carbon stocks assessment and projection of future carbon benefits of a carbon sequestration project in East Timor. Mitigation and Adaptation Strategies for Global Change 12: 243-257.
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