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Selected Diversity Presentations:

"First-Gen Journey toward a PhD Pathway: Mitigating the Impacts of Climate Change”

Oral Presentation, Cal New Experiences for Research and Diversity in the Sciences, Berkeley, CA. Invited, 2020.

“Oportunidades Professional Development Summit Graduate Panel”

Panel Participant, Chicano Latino Youth Leadership Project, Online. Invited, 2020.

“Keys to Success and Survival in Graduate School”

Guest Speaker, Spring Northern California Forum for Diversity in Graduate Education, UC Merced, CA. Invited, 2017.


Selected Academic Presentations:

“The Future of Food Security in Africa under Climate and Societal Change”  Poster Presentation, American Geophysical Union, Online, 2021.

“Adaptation Pathways Toward Zero Hunger and Malnutrition in Africa under 3°C”  Oral Presentation, Ford Foundation Conference, Online, 2021.

“A Global Assessment of Future Food Security in the 21st Century” Oral Presentation, Berkeley Energy and Resources Collaborative Symposium, Berkeley, CA. Invited, 2020.

“Hydrological impacts on food security in the 21st century under societal and climate changes” Oral Presentation, UC Berkeley Climate Impacts Research Hub, Berkeley, CA. Invited, 2020.

“Climate change and the global water-energy-food nexus” Oral Presentation, United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change Conference of Parties 25, Madrid, Spain. Organized a 2-hour side-event in the Italian Pavilion, 2019.

“Evaluating the Effects of Climate Change and Sustainable Irrigation Intensification on Global Food Security”  Oral Presentation, American Geophysical Union, San Francisco, CA, 2019.

“An Investigation of Land Water Storage Variability as a Function of Climate Change and Human Activities Over India Using Satellite Remote Sensing” Oral Presentation, NASA Jet Propulsion Laboratory Center for Climate Sciences, Pasadena, CA, 2019.

"Technical and Business Model Analysis of VIVIR Environmental Toolbox for Fecal Sludge Management in India"  UC Berkeley Haas School of Business, Berkeley, CA, 2018. 

"Financial Valuation of Cinemark Holdings Inc." Tuck School of Business at Dartmouth College, Hanover, NH, 2017.

“Introduction of UC Sustainability Learning Outcomes” Poster Presentation, California Higher Education Sustainability Conference, UC Santa Cruz, 2017. 

Peer-Reviewed Publications

Global food self-sufficiency in the 21st century under sustainable intensification of agriculture

Beltran-Peña, Areidy Aracely, Lorenzo Rosa, and Paolo D'Odorico (2020). Environmental Research Letters. 

Potential for sustainable irrigation expansion in a 3° C warmer climate

Rosa, L., Chiarelli, D.D., Sangiorgio, M., Beltran-Peña, A.A., Rulli, M.C., D’Odorico, P. and Fung, I. (2020).  Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences.

Values-Based Scenarios of Water Security: Rights to Water, Rights of Waters, and Commercial Water Rights.

Jenkins, W., Rosa, L., Schmidt, J., Band, L., Beltran-Peña, A., Clarens, A., Doney, S., Emanuel, R.E., Glassie, A., Quinn, J. and Rulli, M.C. Shobe, W., Szeptycki, L., D'Odorico, P., (2021). BioScience.

The future of food security in Africa in a 3°C warmer climate. 

Beltran-Peña, Areidy and Paolo D'Odorico. (2022). Earth's Future.

Evaluating Climate Change Impacts on Water Resources and Food Systems – A Global Perspective with Insights from Africa and California.

Beltran-Peña, Areidy. (2023). UC Berkeley. ProQuest ID: BeltranPena_berkeley_0028E_22372. Merritt ID: ark:/13030/m5621vtd.


Publications and Presentations

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