Suspense Averti Ifo

Associate Professor

Université Marien Ngouabi

  • After his doctorate in 2010 on the contribution of carbon stocks in the gallery forests of the Batéké plateaus, Dr Suspense worked for two years for the WRI and Winrock project on the quantifications of CO2 emissions from deforestation and forest degradation. in the Republic of the Congo. Since 2015, he has been an assistant professor at Marien N'Gouabi University in Brazzaville. Apart from research work on peatlands with the University of Leeds, he is currently leading the research project on remote sensing monitoring of deforestation and degradation due to urban growth of some forest localities, impact on biodiversity and the carbon stock. Author of several publications, he has already supervised several Master's theses and participates in the supervision of theses.

  • Researcher ID

    Orchid ID: 0000-0003-3351-9987

    Scopus ID: 55548161700

  • Educations

    Ph.D. in Forest Ecology, Université Marien Ngouabi, Ecole Nationale Supérieure d’Agronomie et de Foresterie (ENSAF)

  • Position

    Associate Professor, Université Marien Ngouabi



Simulating carbon accumulation and loss in the central Congo peatlands

Young, D.M.; Baird, A.J.; Morris, P.J.; Dargie, G.C.; Mampouya Wenina, Y.E.; Mbemba, M.; Boom, A.; Cook, P.; Betts, R.; Burke, E.; Bocko, Y.E.; Chadburn, S.; Crabtree, D.E.; Crezee, B.; Ewango, C.E.N.; Garcin, Y.; Georgiou, S.; Girkin, N.T.; Gulliver, P.; Hawthorne, D.; Ifo, S.A.; Lawson, I.T.; Page, S.E.; Jovani-Sancho, A.J.; Schefuß, E.; Sciumbata, M.; Sjögersten, S.; Lewis, S.L.


Peatlands of the Central Congo Basin, current realities and perspectives

Sonwa, D.J.; Lewis, S.L.; Ifo, S.A.; Ewango, C.; Mitchard, E.T.A.; Dargie, G.C.; Lawson, I.T.; Gourlet-Fleury, S.; Doumenge, C.; Gond, V.; Betbeder, J.; Toham, A.K.; Van Offelen, J.; Kopansky, D.; D’Annunzio, R.; Monsembula, R.; Nuutinen, M.; Villegas, L.; Milliken, K.; Philippon, N.; Bigot, S.; Freeman, O.E.; Bambuta, J.J.; Jungers, Q.; Román Cuesta, R.M.

Co-authors networks

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Founding member states
Republic of Indonesia Republic of the Congo Democratic Republic of the Congo Republic of Peru
Coordinating partners
Ministry of Environment and Forestry Republic of Indonesia CIFOR UN Environment FAO