IDOWU JAMES FASAKIN

Idowu James Fasakin is a researcher and a Ph.D candidate at the Department of Agricultural Economics, University of Ibadan. He is currently a 2019 CARE Grant winner with International Institute of Tropical Agriculture and International Fund for Agricultural Development (IITA/IFAD), where he is conducting research on “Impact of Contract Farming (CF) on Youth Employment Creation, Evidence from Rice Farmers in …

HULDAH TOO

Huldah Too is a resident of Kenya and is currently pursuing a Master’s degree in Agribusiness Management at the Egerton University. She is a young researcher with keen interest in agriculture and food security. Her passion for agribusiness is drawn from the potential within the agricultural sector to provide employment opportunities and to respond to the looming food crisis in …

GILDAS KADOUKPE MAGBONDE

Gildas Kadoukpè Magbonde is currently a Ph.D student in Economics at the Gaston Berger University in Senegal. Previously a research assistant at the University of Abomey-Calavi (Benin), where he taught Development Economics and Descriptive Statistics. He has a Master degree in Applied Macroeconomics, a Master degree in Political Science from the University of Abomey-Calavi (Benin) and an advanced Master in …

FREJUS THOTO

Frejus Thoto is a national of Benin and PhD Student in Agricultural Economics. He has experience in food security and sustainable agriculture and has managed several policy-research programs in collaboration with universities such as the Université du Québec à Montréal and the Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam. He has also spent two years at the African Capacity Building Foundation (ACBF), a specialized …

Alleluyantha Esther

is an Agricultural Economist with research specialization in Development Economics. She graduated from Michael Okpara University of Agriculture, Umudike, Abia State, Nigeria in 2008 with B. Agric. and The University of Sydney, New South Wales, Australia, in 2015 with M. Agric.

AKILIMALI NDATABAYE EPHREM

AKILIMALI Ndatabaye Ephrem is a Democratic Republic of Congo citizen. He is 27 years old. He holds a Masters in Entrepreneurship from the Makerere University (Uganda) and a Bachelors in Financial Management from the Faculty of Economic and Management Sciences of the Université Officielle de Bukavu. He is a teaching and research assistant at the Université Officielle de Bukavu. His …

EDWARD MASOAMBETA

Education: B.Sc (Economics) from University of Malawi’s (UNIMA) Chancellor College M.A. (Economics – In view) from UNIMA, Chancellor College Experience: Assistant lecturer at The Catholic University of Malawi for 4 years (2015-2019). Edward Masoambeta is an Economist, currently a lecturer at The Catholic University of Malawi. He is tasked with formulating exams, marking and supervising dissertations on top of lecturing …

AUBREY JOLEX

Aubrey Jolex is from Malawi, currently a Master of Arts in Economics’ student at the University of Malawi, Chancellor College. He holds a Bachelor’s degree in Social Sciences majoring in Economics from the University of Malawi. He recently attended a training on Econometrics theory and practice and Monetary Economics organized by the African Economic Research Consortium at the Kenya School …

KANGONDO ANGELIQUE

Kangondo Angelique is an Agricultural Economist, currently pursuing her Ph.D studies at the Sokoine University of Agriculture in Tanzania. She holds a Master’s degree in Agricultural and Applied Economics obtained from the Sokoine University of Agriculture, Tanzania and University of Pretoria, South Africa; and a Bachelors in Agricultural Economics and Agribusiness from the University of Rwanda. She has worked as …

Akonkwa Nyamuhirwa

Akonkwa Nyamuhirwa Dieu-Merci was born in Goma, DR Congo, in 1995. He earned a Bachelor’s degree in Agricultural Economics from the Catholic University of Bukavu, Bukavu, DR Congo, in 2018. In January 2019, he became a consultant at the International Institute of Tropical Agriculture (IITA) Kalambo/DR Congo until June 2019. By June 2019, he got a research grant from the …