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Debisi Araba

Director for Africa, International Center for Tropical Agriculture (CIAT)

He is also a member of the Malabo Montpellier Panel, a group of international agriculture experts who guide policy choices towards food and nutritional security in Africa. Previously, he was a Senior Advisor to the Minister of Agriculture in Nigeria and Senior Manager, African Policy Engagement for the Climate Change, Agriculture and Food Security Program (CCAFS). He holds a BSc in Geography from the University of Ibadan, an MSc in Clean Technology from the University of Newcastle Upon Tyne, a Doctorate degree in Environmental Policy from Imperial College London and a Master in Public Administration from University of Harvard.