Elisabeth Kago Ilboudo-Nébié
Postdoctoral Research Scientist
Earth Institute Fellow
Elisabeth is a postdoctoral research scientist. She works on interdisciplinary research projects at the International Research Institute for Climate and Society and the Lamont Doherty Earth Observatory. So far, her work has focused on West Africa where she studies the impact of climate variability on food security and migration, paying particular attention to vulnerable communities such as pastoralists in the Sahel region.
Elisabeth received her Ph.D. in Anthropology from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. She holds a M.A. in International Development and Social Change from Clark University and a B.A. in International Public Relations from Université Libre du Burkina. Elisabeth consulted for the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC), the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO), the International Livestock Research Institute (ILRI) and The Friends of Burkina Faso Network on climate adaptation projects.