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Kenya Joined January 13, 2022
2 posts Feb 10, 2022 - Digitizing Savings and Credit Cooperative Societies to Galvanize Smallholder Financial Inclusion
Hedwig Siewertsen isresponsible for designing and implementing AGRA’s Inclusive Finance strategy. Financial services are key in transforming agriculture from a solitary struggle to survive into a business that thrives. AGRA...
Kenya Joined February 07, 2022
1 post Feb 16, 2022 - Protecting Food Security from Transboundary Pests and Building Resilient Agrifood Systems
Dr. B.M. Prasanna is the Director of Global Maize Program of the International Maize and Wheat Improvement Center (CIMMYT) & Leader of the OneCGIAR Plant Health Initiative Development Team. Prasanna is based in Nairobi, Kenya....
Kenya Joined June 18, 2020
6 posts Feb 03, 2022 - Can Informal Traders Drive Seed Security? A Case of Eastern DRC’s Bean and Cassava Business
Research plays are a critical role in the food system. We need to communicate these research products to the end user in a more simplified way for the global public good. I believe as a communicator, this is my role...Simplify...
Kenya Joined December 29, 2021
1 post Jan 21, 2022 - Sub-Saharan Africa's Agriculture Stands to Benefit from Blockchain Technology
I hold B.S. Horticulture qualification and M.S. entry at Maseno University in Kenya - please, visit www.maseno.ac.ke. I enjoy writing and have been in it since 1996 when my first letter to the editor was published in 'Straight...
Kenya Joined August 11, 2021
2 posts Nov 30, 2021 - The Launch of the Feed the Future Innovation Lab for Animal Health
Joy Wanja Muraya is an award-winning health and medicine journalist with over 12 years of hands-on newsroom experience inside Kenya’s biggest media house, the Nation Media Group Limited , and also inside Kenya’s oldest media...
Kenya Joined June 14, 2021
1 post Oct 19, 2021 - USAID Uses Innovative Model to Reach Rural Kenyan Farmers during the Pandemic
Boniface Musembi is a Communications Specialist with a wealth of experience in development communication and social and behavior change communication. Boniface is an expert inimpact communication, report writing & editing,...
Kenya Joined September 15, 2021
1 post Sep 20, 2021 - The Future Is Safe If We Invest in Africa’s Youth
rogram leader with over 10 years’ experience in the planning, design, implementation, and monitoring and evaluation of innovative digital business solutions and partnerships in agribusiness and commercial environments.Effective...
Uganda Joined May 25, 2013
2 posts Sep 13, 2021 - Using a Systems Approach to Understand Markets and Resilience in Karamoja, Uganda
Economist, entrepreneur, and private sector development specialist focusing on market system strengthening for agricultural value chains. Currently supporting the USAID/Uganda Feed the Future Market System Monitoring Activity,...
Uganda Joined May 20, 2021
1 post Jun 03, 2021 - The Role of Biofortified Sweetpotato in Humanitarian Nutrition Interventions in Fragile Environments
Uganda Joined May 26, 2021
1 post Jun 02, 2021 - Banana: The Low Hanging Fruit for Vitamin A Deficiency in Eastern Africa
Dr. Beatrice Ekesa is a Scientist at the Alliance of Bioversity International and CIAT. With specialization in Nutrition, Beatrice has over 15years experience carrying out Research and Development (R&D) on the Linkages of...