rebbie.harawa

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Title: 
Dr.
Full name: 
Rebbie Harawa
First Name: 
Rebbie
Surname: 
Harawa
Function: 
Advisory Committee

History

Member for
2 years 11 months
Institute: 
AGRA
Country: 
Argentina
Career: 

Rebbie Harawa is currently Head of Soil and Fertilizer Systems with the Alliance for a Green Revolution in Africa (AGRA) responsible for implementing soil health and fertilizer strategy to catalyze an agricultural transformation in Africa. Previously she was Interim Head for Farmer Solutions Program responsible for research and development, and capacity development. Before joining AGRA, Rebbie worked as a Team Leader and Science Coordinator for the UNDP/Columbia University-Millennium Villages Project, a multi-sectoral project which aimed at achieving   the Millennium Development Goals (MDG’s). Rebbie also worked as an Adjunct Associate Research Scholar (part-time) for Global Health and Economic Development, Columbia University. Previously she also worked for World Agroforestry Center as a Research Specialist where she implemented projects on evaluating agroforestry technologies.

Rebbie holds a Ph.D. in Soil Science (with minor in extension) from Cornell University, Ithaca, New York in USA. In addition, she received BSc and MSc in Agriculture from Bunda College of Agriculture, University of Malawi.