The external affairs team

Rodrigo Barrios

Strategic Partnerships Manager, Food Forever Campaign Manager

Languages spoken:
Spanish, English, French, Chinese and German
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Rodrigo manages the Food Forever Initiative, a global campaign to raise awareness about the importance of safeguarding the diversity within our foods. As such, he leads, with the support of the Communications unit, all outreach efforts to engage stakeholders, including the initiative’s Champions and Partner Organizations, to take action around agrobiodiversity conservation and sustainable use.

Since October 2020, Rodrigo is part of the Partnerships Unit in his role as Strategic Partnerships Manager. In this new role he will support the Partnerships unit in ensuring a strong and continuous engagement with donors and partners, consolidating the Crop Trust’s presence in multilateral frameworks and coordinating the organization’s partnerships building efforts and resource mobilization.