Agriculture Working Group Fellows

Ajebu Nurfeta

Ajebu Nurfeta is a Professor of Animal Nutrition at College of Agriculture of Hawassa University (HU). He has a PhD in Animal Nutrition from the Norwegian University of Life…

Brhane Gebrekidan

Brhane Gebrekidan is an independent consultant in agriculture. He has authored several technical papers and book chapters. He developed several new varieties of sorghum and maize…

Dawit Alemu

Dawit Alemu is an Agricultural Economist and is currently serving as Manager of the Bilateral Ethiopia-Netherlands Effort for Food, Income and Trade (BENEFIT) Program.

Getachew Animut

Getachew Animut was an Associate Professor of Animal Nutrition and a former staff of Haramaya University, where he has also served as Registrar of Continuing Education Program. He…

Gete Zeleke

Gete Zeleke is an agricultural engineer currently serving as the Director of the Water and Land Resources Center (WLRC) affiliated with Addis Ababa University. He has a PhD in…

Getnet Assefa

Getnet Assefa is a lead researcher on feed resources and animal nutrition at Ethiopian Institute of Agricultural Research (EIAR). He has a PhD in Animal Nutrition and Feed…

Melesse Temesgen

Melesse Temesgen is an agricultural engineer and a hydrologist with a PhD in Agricultural Engineering /Hydrology and Water Resources from Delft University of Technology, the…

Mengistu Hulluka

Mengistu Hulluka served as Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary to Hellenic Republic and Italy. He served as the Minister of Ministry of Agriculture and as President of…

Solomon Bekure

Solomon Bekure is Team Leader of the Associates in Rural Development based in Burlington, Vermont.  He served as Vice Minister and Head of the Extension and Project…

Solomon Hailemariam

Solomon Hailemariam works as Resource Person for the Control of Livestock Diseases at the African Union. He served as the Director of The Ethiopian Veterinary Services and as Pan…

Tilahun Amede

Tilahun Amede is Country Representative and Principal Scientist in Natural Resources Management at the International Crops Research Institute for the Semi-arid Tropics (ICRISAT).…

Workneh Ayalew

Workneh Ayalew is a research scientist with the International Centre of Insect Physiology and Ecology (ICIPE) in Ethiopia. He holds a PhD degree in Animal Production and Breeding…