Rodrigue S. Kaki

Rodrigue Kaki is from Benin Republic. He obtained his “Baccalauréat” in 2008. That same year, he was admitted to the Faculty of Agricultural Sciences of the University of Abomey-Calavi in Benin, where he completed both his first degree and Master’s degree in Agricultural Economics. Rodrigue is a 2018 fellow for the research grant for “Enhancing Capacity to Apply Research Evidence …

Mwita Erick Marwa

Mwita Erick Marwa is a Kenyan citizen, currently working with the International Livestock Research Institute (ILRI) as a Research Associate. He is a trained Agricultural Economist, with multidisciplinary experience working with research institutes and NGOs. His research work focuses on the adoption and impact pathways of development interventions, technologies, and institutional innovations, aimed at livelihood improvements. He is a beneficiary …

Oluwaseun Oginni

Oluwaseun Oginni is a Nigerian scholar with a pragmatic and enthusiastic approach to research. He holds B.Tech. (Hons) in Agricultural Economics and Extension from Ladoke Akintola University of Technology (LAUTECH) Nigeria. He has interest and experience in sustainable Agriculture, Socioeconomic Research, and Data Science. In 2016, he obtained a Master’s degree from the Federal University of Technology Akure (FUTA) Nigeria. …

AYOOLA ADEWALE

Ayoola Adewale is a Nigerian female. She holds both First and Second Degrees in Agricultural Economics from the University of Ibadan, Ibadan, Nigeria. She is currently a PhD Candidate of the same Department and Institution. Her PhD research study focuses on the impact of commercial Agriculture Development Project (CADP) on Farmers’ Productivity and Welfare in Nigeria. Prior to her PhD …

LATEEF BELLO

Mr Lateef Bello was born in Lagos, Nigeria. He attended his primary and tertiary education in Nigeria. Lateef has a keen interest in Agriculture. In 2014, he obtained his first degree (B.Tech) in Agricultural Economics and Extension at Ladoke Akintola University of Technology, Ogbomoso, Nigeria. Lateef worked as a farm manager and training facilitator at Farmers Business School, Port Harcourt, …

KHADIJAT BUSOLA AMOLEGBE

Khadijat is a lecturer at the Department of Agricultural Economics and Farm Management, University of Ilorin, Nigeria. She received her PhD in Agricultural Economics from University of Ilorin in 2019. She has won different awards and fellowships such as the Structural Transformation of African Agriculture and Rural Spaces (STAARS) fellowship, sponsored by CGIAR Research Program on Policies Institutions and Markets …

KAREN AYABEI

Karen Ayabei is a postgraduate student at the school of Agriculture, Fertilizers and Environmental Science (ESAFE), Mohammed VI Polytechnic University (UM6P). Karen is keen on working with smallholder young farmers in sub-Saharan Africa through research to help combat the effects of climate change. Prior to joining UM6P, Karen worked extensively with the smallholder farmer in East Africa. She is presently a grantee …

JIRES TUNGUHOLE

Jires Tunguhole is an Assistant Lecturer at Sokoine University of Agriculture, School of Agricultural Economics and Business Studies, Department of Agricultural Economics and Agribusiness. With over four years’ experience in research, Jires Tunguhole has worked as an Assistant Research Fellow at the Economic and Social Research Foundation (ESRF), and later as an Assistant Lecturer at Sokoine University of Agriculture. As …

INNOCENT PATRICK WAWA

Innocent is a junior research fellow at STIPRO, with a background in Marketing and International Business from the University of Dar es Salaam (UDSM). His major focus is on Knowledge System for Innovation and Youth Employment. Currently enrolled as a junior research fellow with International Institute of Tropical Agriculture (IITA) under the project “Youth Researching Youth: Competitive Fellowship for Young …

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 …