Governance & Leadership
Head, Monitoring and Evaluation
Daudi joins AGRA from the Africa Wildlife Foundation, where he has spent the last 25 years building his career in international conservation, all the way from being an economist and data management specialist to Vice President. Daudi spent the first decade of his time with AWF growing as an M&E professional within the system and then serving as its Director for Performance Measurement and Capacity Building. He then went on to hold roles as Regional Program Director for Eastern and Southern Africa across 12 countries and the VP for Program Operations. Most recently, Daudi has served with AWF since 2013 as Vice President for Program Design and Government Relations, where he uses M&E data and analytics to develop organizational strategy, shape and refine AWF’s programs, scale up support from government, donor, and implementing partners, and drive thought leadership around the continent.
As we move forward with implementation of our new 5-year strategy in AGRA, we are focused on how to ensure M&E and Knowledge Management is at the heart of our efforts for program and operations results management, thought leadership, partnership development, and ultimately going to scale as the go to partner for agricultural transformation on the continent. Daudi’s expertise and leadership will be key to our efforts and managing a strong unit across the continent.
AfDB President Adesina calls for technology transfer to farmers
Washington, D.C., US, 6 August 2018 – The President of the African Development Bank Group, Akinwumi Adesina, has made an urgent call to give farmers across the continent new technologies with the potential to transform agricultural production. Adesina said the technology transfer was needed immediately and that evidence from countries like Nigeria demonstrated that technology
First Winner of the Africa Food Prize Using Award Money to Support Rural Youth
In his speech accepting the Africa Food Prize in 2016, Dr. Kanayo F. Nwanze dedicated the Prize to Africa’s youth. “……with this prize, I pledge to continue to coach, mentor and inspire our younger generation in building a better and brighter future for this continent; our Africa,” said the then President of the International Fund
AGRA Board Member Mohohlo appointed Chancellor of the University of Botswana
President Mokgweetsi Masisi has, acting in accordance with Section 7 of the University of Botswana Act of 2008, appointed Linah Mohohlo as the Chancellor of the University of Botswana for a period of 5 years effective the 19th of July 2018 to 18 June 2023. Linah Mohohlo was the Governor of the Bank of Botswana