About the Author: John Leary

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John Leary is the Executive Director of Trees for the Future where he is focused at helping end hunger and extreme poverty for rural African farmers, through the revival of the forest garden.  John has extensive experience living with and among the rural poor in Sub-Saharan Africa and deep knowledge of international agricultural development. He speaks three languages and has lived and worked in 13 developing countries. John has dedicated his life to creating innovative training approaches that empower farmers to rise out of poverty, including award winning programs that are currently in use throughout the developing world.

Read John’s new book, One¬†Shot: Trees as Our Last Chance for Survival.

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