UF/IFAS Global's Mission

UF/IFAS Global Faculty Spotlight
Pamela Fletcher. Improving the understanding of science to support decision making is a top priority for Pamela Fletcher, Extension Assistant Scientist with the Florida Sea Grant College Program at the University of Florida Institute for Food and Agricultural Sciences’, Fort Lauderdale Research and Education Center. Fletcher works to develop extension and educational programs to build platforms for information sharing among researchers, decisions makers and targeted public to promote the understanding of marine ecosystems and sea-level resilience.

Fletcher Story

UF/IFAS Global Impact
Since the start of the USAID funded Innovative Agricultural Research Initiative (iAGRI), UF/IFAS has trained 14 Tanzanian students (10 MS candidates, 4 PhD candidates). As of December 2016, all of the students have completed their degree programs and returned to positions in Tanzania where they help to improve the country’s agricultural production and food security.

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UF/IFAS Global Reach Map