dianda.mahamadi

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Title: 
Dr.
Full name: 
Dianda Mahamadi
First Name: 
Dianda
Surname: 
Mahamadi
Function: 
Research coordinator - Rhizobiology

History

Member for
5 years 5 months
Institute: 
IITA
Country: 
Nigeria
Career: 

Mahamadi Dianda is a soil microbiologist focusing on the promotion of biofertilizers in Sahelian agrosystems. Since June 2012, he has been leading the Nigerian component of the N2Africa project. He is also the inoculant specialist for the same project where he promotes the establishment of legume inoculants facilities in West Africa, and strengthens the adoption of inoculant technologies by smallholder farmers across sub-Saharan Africa. Formerly, he was working at the national research institute of Burkina Faso contributing to symbiosis and nutrition of tree crops. He holds an M.Sc. (Senegal) and Ph.D. (Canada)