Dr. Agnes Kalibata leads AGRA’s efforts, with the participation of public and private partners, towards ensuring a food-secure Africa through rapid, sustainable agricultural growth and improved productivity by empowering millions of smallholder farmers. She is a former Minister of Agriculture and Animal Resources in Rwanda and is widely considered to be one of the most successful Agriculture Ministers in sub-Saharan Africa. Dr. Kalibata has held several other leadership positions, including Permanent Secretary of Ministry of Agriculture and Deputy Vice Chancellor of University of Rwanda.
If there was ever a time to make agriculture the centrepiece of Africa’s economic development agenda, then surely that time is now. Consider the major challenge which has emerged in sub-Saharan Africa this year. As the El Niño-related drought crippled...Read More...
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Director, Centre for African Entrepreneurship and Leadership (CAEL) at University of Wolverhampton, UK
Professor of International Business at Offenburg University
Former President of the United Republic of Tanzania
Executive Secretary of the Economic Commission for Africa
Director of International Records Management Trust