Dr. Chaney St. Martin
Dr. Chaney St. Martin is an International Technical Specialist in Water and Soil Management at the Inter-American Institute for Cooperation on Agriculture (IICA). He has over 19 years of experience across 18 countries in academia, field work and project design, management and implementation at the international and regional levels. Dr. St. Martin has served on High level Technical Panels/Committees at the global, hemispherical and regional level on climate change and disaster risks management, and food and nutrition security. He is currently a member of the UNFCCC expert group on agriculture and food security and knowledge to action hub, a core member of the Coalition of Action 4 Soil Health (CA4SH), and a founding member of IICA’s Living Soils of the Americas Initiative. Dr. St. Martin who Co-led the Global Soil Hub-Solution Cluster under Action Track 3 of the United Nations Food Systems Summit is also a certified Trainer of Trainers in Climate Risk Management and damage and loss and has > 45 publications on themes related agriculture, climate change, green product development and circular economy. Dr. St. Martin describes himself as a farmer at heart, and a curious person who is genuinely interested in positively impacting lives.