Food security & livelihoods expert with 15 years experience in the development and humanitarian sectors:
- Research & analysis: 10 years experience in research & evaluation for NGOs & UN agencies. Farming system research specialist. Thorough knowledge of primary, secondary and participatory research methodologies. Produced grant proposals, research papers and evaluation reports.
- Project management: 4+ years experience in designing, implementing and coordinating emergency, recovery and rural development projects. Sound knowledge of quality assurance and M&E systems.
- Field experience: Senegal, Mali, Burkina Faso, Ghana, Chad, DR Congo, Darfur, Liberia, Haiti, Myanmar, Laos, Sri Lanka, Afghanistan.
Master degree in Agronomy
Specialization in Rural economics and agricultural development
Université Laval, Canada
- 1999/2000 Master degree in Integrated Rural Development
October 2011 to date
Appraisal, design and evaluation of rural development, food security and livelihoods projects in disaster-prone and fragile contexts
October 2009 / August 2011
Coordination of food security, livelihoods recovery, shelter, water, sanitation & hygiene promotion programmes in Myanmar
Nov. 2005 / Dec. 2008
Evaluation, training & research officer
Technical expertise and methodological support to humanitarian and development stakeholders in the food security, livelihoods, agriculture and water management sectors (Afghanistan, Myanmar and Sudan)
Jan. 2009 / April 2009
Livelihoods Recovery Coordinator
Coordination of Livelihoods Recovery projects for residents and IDPs in West and South Darfur
Action Contre la Faim
Dec. 2002 / May 2005
Management of food security, water and sanitation programmes (Sri Lanka & Liberia)