speciose.kantengwa

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Title: 
Dr.
Full name: 
Speciose Kantengwa
First Name: 
Speciose
Surname: 
Kantengwa
Function: 
Country coordinator Rwanda

History

Member for
3 years 6 months
Institute: 
IITA
Country: 
Rwanda
Career: 

Country coordinator for Rwanda since February 2014, joined N2Africa team in February 20110 as a farm liaison officer but overseeing all project activities at country level. Led the baseline survey, and mid-term review of N2Africa in Rwanda.

Has a strong background in the agriculture sector of Rwanda, with a long experience in seeds systems. Skilled in capacity assessment and strengthening for small farmers, and participatory rural appraisal. Introduced the PICS bag technology in Rwanda, very active in promoting Soybean crop and legumes inoculants.

Holds an MA degree in Development Studies with specialization in Environment and Sustainable Development, and Gender, from ISS- The Hague of Erasmus University.  Has a degree in Sociology, and a diploma in Agriculture.