A desperate and largely unknown humanitarian crisis is deteriorating in the Lake Chad Basin region of West Africa, forcing millions of people to flee their homes and leaving millions more in need of humanitarian assistance. Oxfam is providing life-saving support but help is urgently needed to prevent the crisis turning into a catastrophe.
Alexis Nicolás Ibáñez Blancas
Alexis Nicolás Ibáñez Blancas is a Researcher at the Center for Research in Arid Areas and a visiting professor in applied ecology at the Universidad Nacional Agraria La Molina in Peru. He specializes in topics related to the preservation of biodiversity, sustainability, and the development of peasant communities in the Andes. He has broad experience in international cooperation related to education programs and projects in rural areas of Ecuador, Peru, and Bolivia.