Holder of a Master's degree in Management from the Paris-Dauphine University and a Master in "Social Policies and Planning in developing Countries" from the London School of Economics, he brings his expertise in project building and project management in renewable energy, REDD+, technical engineering, economic and financial due diligence, business development, strategic partnerships, fundraising and human ressources managementSee more
Holder of a Master of Science, "Agricultural Engineer and territories development" from the Institut Supérieur d’Agriculture (ISARA Lyon), he brings his expertise in agro-food/agricultural sectors' analysis and development, strengthening of supplychain actors (producers, private/public actors, agro-food industries...), socio-economic analysis of agricultural chains and his great knowledge of companies in these marketsSee more
Agricultural Engineer graduated from the National Institute of Agronomy Paris-Grignon, Virginie brings her expertise in agriculture and forest themes, carbon footprint diagnoses and GHG emissions reduction, and today in administrative and financial managementSee more
Holder of a Master II in "Accounting and Financial Management" from the International School of Engineering (INSOFE), Boston, USA, he brings his expertise in sustainable community development in West Africa, particularly in the fields of identification and enhancement of local individual or collective initiativesSee more
Agricultural Engineer, specialised in "quality of the environment and resources management", from the French National School of Agricultural Science and Engineering of Toulouse (INP ENSAT). He brings his expertise in feasibility studies for investment funds, agricultural markets studies and analysis of value chainsSee more
Holder of a master Tropical environment and Biodiversity, he worked for 3 years in French Guyana, notably as forest ecology and soil science research officer at CIRAD. From 2008 to 2016 he worked at the WWF in Madagascar, France and Democratic Republic of Congo as Forest and Climate program manager. At WWF, he supported conservation, forest landscape restoration and REDD+ projects, he also conducted campaign and advocacy work on forest policies and energy infrastructure development. He joined Etc Terra - then nitidæ - in May 2016 as MOZBIO project manager around the Gilé national reserve in the Zambézia province in Mozambique.See more
With a degree in science - coupled with a background in administration and environmental economics - he has over twenty-five years of experience in sustainable development in a variety of fields: protected areas management, environmental management (planning, information system, environmental impact assessments), quality management at the National Office for the Environment, natural resource management, carbone financeSee more
Frederic De Coster
Holder of a master's degree in development economics from the University of Namur in Belgium, he has more than 5 years of experience in private companies active in renewable energy and agriculture in Africa. His expertise lies in optimizing business models and logistics and financial operations. He worked for 4 years at myAgro, a social enterprise active in the agricultural sector in Mali and Tanzania that gave him a particular knowledge of the Malian context, both at the institutional level and at the level of actors in the agricultural world.
Holder of a Master II in "Territories planning - Decentralisation and local development" at the Faculty of Geography of the Cheikh Anta Diop University, Dakar. He is an expert in agricultural market analysis, training and in supporting producer organisationsSee more
Graduated with a Master 1 Bachelor in Business and Management (ISEG Lyon) and holder of a Master 2 of Administrator of international solidarity from the humanitarian school BIOFORCE (Vénissieux 69), since 2010 she held administrative coordination positions and logistics for international missions, notably for Médecins du Monde, Handicap International and COOPI (Middle East, Haiti, Chad, Colombia). She joined the Nitidæ team in February 2020 as an administrative and accounting assistant, in order to bring her technical expertise in terms of administrative, logistics, financial and human resources management for field projects as well as the headquarters of Lyon.
Graduated in musicology, history of art and archeology, he is based in Lyon and in charge of administrative issues in Rongead (since 2001) and Nitidæ
A graduate of the University of Grenoble in Economic Science and Business Management, he is passionate about human and inclusive relationships, inspired in particular by the urban sociology of the Chicago School. At Nitidæ's headquarters, his experience contributes to the well-being of the team and the deconstruction of postures.
Holder of a Master Degree in "Agricultural Development and Economic Policies" from the Institute of Development Studies (IEDES), Paris 1 Panthéon Sorbonne University and AgroParisTech. He brings his expertise in agricultural market analysis (especially cashew, sesame, shea, cocoa, hevea, corn, rice and onion), development of agro-food sectors, training engineering and consultancy on public agricultural/agro-industrial policiesSee more
Holder of a Professional Master II in Sustainable Development from the University of Geneva and a Master I in Geography from the University of Jean Moulin, he brings his expertise in project building and project management on agricultural markets, the use of ICT within the agriculture sector, the implementation of certification (organic, fair...) and engineering trainingSee more
Agronomist with a degree from the French National School of Agricultural Science and Engineering of Toulouse (INP ENSAT), he works on the analysis of agroindustrial projects and provide consultancy for promoters and investors of agro value chains. He also provides technical assistance and consultancy for small to large scale agricultural to switch to organic or regenerative practicesSee more
Geography PhD at University Jean Moulin Lyon 3 and the International Research Centre for agronomy and developement (CIRAD), she brings her expertise on ecological, agronomic and socio-economic agroforestry’s stakes, on cocoa value chain sustainability, the analysis of agricultural systems at territorial scale, socio-ecological systems studies, social sciences investigation, mapping and botany. She also has several years of experience in projects setting and coordination
Holder of an Engineering diploma in Agronomy, specializing in Sustainable agricultural & Agri-Food systems for the South, from Montpellier SupAgro- Institut des Régions Chaudes (IRC), she brings her expertise to support technical changes and development processes in rural area; to support farm advisory, training engineering and plant biology researchSee more
Holder of a Master's degree in "Sustainable Farming and Agri-food Systems in the South", specialised in "Markets, Organization, Quality and Services" from Montpellier SupAgro - Institut des Régions Chaudes (IRC), he brings his expertise in sector and value chain analysis, market studies, quality management and farmers' organisations services and supportSee more
PhD in Forest sciences conducted at INRA Avignon, EMMAH research lab, she brings her expertise in forest ecology, support for REDD+ mechanism and carbon accounting, Environmental and social impact assessment of projects, project management and supervision of technical workSee more
Currently working on her PhD thesis, she has a Master II in "Plant biodiversity and tropical ecosystem management (BioGET)" from the University of Montpellier and AgroPariTech. She brings her expertise in biodiversity and forest landscape degradation/restorationSee more
PhD in Functional Ecology and Agronomic Sciences (SupAgro, IRD and CIRAD) and specialized in Localized Information Systems for Spatial Planning (AgroParisTech), he is an expert in land use change monitoring using remote sensing, digital soil mapping and spatial modeling applied to forestry, agronomy and landscape ecology. He is the author of numerous international scientific publications.See more
Engineer in international agro-development from ISTOM, he has high-level expertise recognized by both the public and the private sector, in the shea sector: producers’ organizations, production, processing, marketing and on reducing environmental impacts of processingSee more
Having graduated from the Engineering School INSA of Lyon as an Engineer in Energy & Environment, option "Thermal systems engineering", Section "Top-level sport", he brings his expertise in renewable thermal systems implementation and analysis, in the food processing industry (shea and cashew), waste recycling and training of local expertsSee more
Holder of a Master’s Degree in Management Studies from the University for Development Studies, UDS in Ghana. Areas of expertise include project management, agriculture value chain development, design and implementation of community and rural development programs, agriculture market analysis and business advocacy. Since, he has worked in rural communities and with Farmer Based Organizations (FBOs) particularly in the Northern Sector of Ghana. He has contributed immensely in the establishment and administration of the Cereal Inter-professional Committee of Ghana (CIC-Ghana) as part of the West African Grain Network (WAGN)
Currently in a thesis, he is graduated with a Master 2 in remote sensing and Geographic Information Systems from the Félix Houphouët Boigny University in Abidjan. He brings his expertise in agricultural market analysis and support to the FORECO project as Remote Sensing Assistant and Geographic Information Systems
As an agronomist, he has more than 9 years of experience in specialized services in various fields, including analysis of information systems on agricultural markets, identification of training needs of a group, analysis economic value chains, social science studies and research, and strategic planning.
Energy and environment engineer gratuaded from the Institut national des sciences appliquées (INSA) Lyon, he works on subjects related to material and energy recovery of agricultural and agro-industrial bio-waste (in the cashew nut sector particularly).
Zalissa Dialla Kabore
Holder of a Masters in Economics and Management, option Economics and Management of Companies and Organizations. She worked in several structures before joining the team, she currently holds the position of accountant for the WAKANDA project in Burkina-Faso.
Holder of a Professional License in Management Science specializing in Finance and Accounting. Since 2009, he has worked as an accountant-tax specialist and material accountant in several fields (community, state public establishment, construction and trading company, accounting firm) and in training - support for companies and organizations vocational (GERME 1 and Professional Schools) and the rural world.
Driver with experience as a tour guide, he brings all his experience in the management of logistics, preparation and organization of field missions.
Wend-Yam Ruth Konkobo
She holds a CAP in accounting, a BEP in accounting and business administration, a BAC in G2 and a BAC+3 in Finance and Accounting from the Aube Nouvelle University in Bobo-Dioulasso. She brings her expertise in administrative and accounting management to the BioStar project. She has worked in several structures: stock manager of agricultural inputs at UNPCB, accountant at ECOGEB, commercial agent at Coris Banque and collection agent at LNSP
She holds a Master II in Finance and Accounting, Alice worked in several NGOs in Burkina Faso before joining Nitidæ in July 2019. She occupies currently the position of Administrative and Financial Manager of the Representation of the Burkina Faso
Graduated from the Training Open Formation Institute (IFOAD) of Ouagadougou in Burkina Faso specialized in NGOs and organizations management and from a major in Economics,she has brought her expertise since May 2021 in the conception and the carrying out of development of the WAKANDA project, taking action on the tracking and evaluation of activities
Graduated with a diploma of Technician Superior (BTS) of agriculture he brings his expertise in the supervision of the peasant world in the promotion of innovative agricultural techniques. Much more comfortable in the field, he is illustrated in the organization, training, monitoring and support-advice of the rural world. He worked at the Matourkou Polyvalent Agricultural Center (Bobo-Dioulasso, Burkina Faso) and at the International Center for Research and Development on Subhumid Livestock Farming (CIRDES).
She graduated from the agronomy school of Rennes, Agrocampus Ouest, specialized in Plant Science and Productions - Agrosystems Engineering. She brings her expertise in the development of sustainable farming systems, the support of producers in improving their practices, the creation of training materials on production and post-harvest techniques (sesame) and agroecologySee more
Graduate of a Master of Science in Agricultural Economics from the National University of Taiwan (College of Bio-resources and Agriculture), and a Master of Economics and Management of Enterprises of Social and Solidarity Economy from Ouaga University II , she has skills in designing, implementing, monitoring and evaluating sustainable development projects, analyzing agricultural value chains and agricultural products valorization
Graduate of a Master in Economics and Management, option Agricultural Economics and Environment at Norbert Zongo University, specialty: Natural Resource Management and Rural / Sustainable Development. He brings expertise in sustainable community development in agriculture, natural resource management, project design and coordination, value chain analysis, and social and environmental impacts.
Agronomist engineer graduated from the Rural Development Institute (IDR) of the Nazi Boni University in Burkina-Faso. She worked at the Institute for the Environment and Agricultural Research (INERA) in Kamboinsé (Ouagadougou) and at Save the Children International. She brings her expertise in supporting producers in the rural world as well as popularizing good agricultural practices within the Wakanda project.
Holder of a water and forest engineering diploma from the Rural Development Institute (IDR) of the Nazie Boni University in Burkina Faso, he brings his expertise in supporting producers in the rural world for good agroforestry practices within the project Wakanda
Pawendtaoré Amos Sawadogo
Graduated of the Higher Technician's Certificate in Agriculture from the Polyvalent Agricultural Center of Matourkou in Burkina-Faso, he has experience in the development of agro-forestry development plans and the organization of rural producers into cooperative societies according to OHADA standards. Within the Tiipaalga Association, he ensured the sustainable management of land and forests for the benefit of producers in the Boucle du Mouhoun and Plateau-Central regions, then he provided agricultural technical support in the Center-East region
Rémi Abdoul Razak Ouedraogo
He holds a Professional License in Agriculture and Technological Innovations from the Pan-African Institute for West Africa and Sahel Development. He worked on adapting the culture and supporting the production of tigernuts in the Sahelian zone (commune of Oula) in Burkina. He has skills in sustainable agriculture, participatory research and gender and environment. He brings his expertise in agroforestry and the management of horticultural sites for the benefit of the WAKANDA project
Certified by the Ministry in charge of Agriculture and Hydro-agricultural Development for permanent agricultural surveys and extension in rural areas. Passionate about plant production, he brings his expertise and highlights his experience in supporting producers as well as popularizing good agricultural practices that respect the environment within the PONASI Project
Certified by the Ministry in charge of Agriculture and Hydro-agricultural Development for permanent agricultural surveys and extension in rural areas. Passionate about plant production, he brings his expertise and uses his experience in supporting producers as well as popularizing good agricultural practices that respect the environment within the PONASI Project
Adeline Dorothée Kando
Socio-anthropologist and committed to gender issues and women's leadership in Burkina Faso, Adeline has joined the team in Burkina Faso since March 2019 and holds the position of Project manager of Shea sector
Graduated as Design Engineer in Agricultural Extension at the University Nazi Boni Bobo Dioulasso-Burkina Faso, she brings her expertise in supporting producers in the adoption of innovative technologies. In particular the support and the accompaniment of the actors of the sector in the marketing of shea on the national and international level
Holder of a Series A Baccalaureate obtained in Nobéré. Passionate about women's peasant organizations, she brings her expertise in supporting producers as well as popularizing good agricultural practices that respect the environment within the PONASI Project
Hermann Mouintuan Coulibaly
Holder of an engineering degree in Agronomy at Ouaga University 1 Pr Joseph Ki-Zerbo / Polytechnic Center of Dédougou, he brings his experience in functional analysis of farming systems, animation of agricultural organization, technical crop management (cotton, sesame, maize, rice ...) and training of farmers
Holder of a Baccalaureate series A obtained in Pô. Passionate about communication tools and approaches in rural areas, he brings his expertise in supporting producers as well as popularizing good agricultural practices that respect the environment within the PONASI Project
Holder of a general university study diploma (DEUG) in History and archeology from Joseph Ky ZERBO University in Ouagadougou. Passionate about interactions between communities and within communities, he brings his expertise in supporting producers as well as popularizing good agricultural practices that respect the environment within the PONASI Project
Raïssa Nonguebzanga Sawadogo
Graduated from the Agronomic and Vetenarian Institute Hassan II in Marocco as Agronomist Engineer: specialization in the economical and social engineering. She brings her expertise as part of the WAKANDA project for the market gardening development and to promote agroforestry by training, supporting and advising others
Rural development engineer, agronomy option at the Institute of Rural Development (IDR) of the Nazi Boni University (UNB) in Burkina Faso. He worked in the field of production and marketing of various horticultural crops in Burkina Faso. He brings his expertise in the supervision and monitoring of horticultural activities within the WAKANDA project
Certified by the Ministry in charge of Agriculture and Hydro-agricultural Development for permanent agricultural surveys. Passionate about plant production, he brings his expertise in supporting producers as well as popularizing good agricultural practices that respect the environment within the PONASI Project
Agricultural engineer, graduated from the Polytechnic Rural Institute / Institute of Training and Applied Research IPR/IFRA (Koulikoro, Mali), he worked for twenty years in national and international NGOs and capitalizes skills on: natural resources management, agroforestry, reforestation and reforestation and agro-socio-economic studies. He brings his expertise to the FORECO project as Technical Assistant to AMASSA
Graduate of a Master's degree in Economics and management option agricultural economy and environment of the University of Koudougou in Burkina Faso. He brings expertise in the management of local development projects, extension of water conservation techniques, land/soil protection and restoration (CES/DRS) and support for income generating activity in the valuation of non-timber forest products
Holder of a diploma in Energy Engineering and a master's degree in International Relations, he worked on improved stoves on behalf of organizations such as the Ministry of Energy and GIZ in Benin. Before joining the team, he worked as a Green Energy Project Manager (Recovery of biodegradable household waste into biofuels) for a Benin-French NGO
Process engineer and holder of a European MsC in Renewable energies, she works on energy-related issues in African industry, since 2016. Process optimization and agri-waste-to-energy systems are her main expertise areas: appropriate technologies, training on operation and maintenance, biofuels…See more
Design & Mechanical Engineer, specialised in "Energy and industrial technician in mechanical production" from the Ecole Polytechnique of Abomey Calavi (EPAC) in Benin, he brings his expertise in renewable energy including biomass energy recovery and industrial processSee more
Holder of an engineering degree in management of mining, oil and energy activities, Romaric joined Nitidæ Côte d'Ivoire in January 2018 and currently holds the position of Energy Project Manager for the REDD + Project of Mé. He brings his expertise in the improvement of carbonization techniques and the support of local biomass energy recovery and energy efficiency projects.
Graduated with a Higher Technician's Certificate in Agriculture from the Polyvalent Agricultural Center of Matourkou in Burkina Faso since 2016, he has 5 years of experience in simplified development of lowlands and for rice production, then in support of producers for their organization in simplified cooperative according to the OHADA law at the Dreyer Foundation
Sékou Oumar Barry
He holds a DEUG2 diploma in Technicien Supérieur d'Agriculture (T.S.A) from the Polyvalent Agricultural Center of Matourkou. Since 2016, he has accumulated 5 years of experience as a facilitator within the Agroecology pole of the Dreyer / Dreyer Green Industry and Environment Foundation, based in the province of Ioba/Dano, for the simplified development of lowlands, of plant production (rice sector) and peasant organization according to the OHADA act within the German NGO
Rural Development Design Engineer, from the Rural Development Institute (IDR) of the Polytechnic University of Bobo-Dioulasso (UPB); Socio-economics specialty focused on the monitoring and evaluation of development projects and programs. Previously Local Development Advisor within the Integrated Development Company of the Pôle de Croissance de Bagré (Bagrépôle SEM), he is currently in charge of the operational coordination of the Innovative Sector and Inclusive Growth of the Local Economy (FICIEL) project.
Holder of a license in accounting and financial sciences and techniques from ESCAE (Niamey), Emmanuella joined the team of Nitidæ Côte d'Ivoire in November 2018 as accounting assistant for the Agrovalor project. She is now based in Ferkéssédougou and holds the post of administrative and financial manager of the PAP-BIO Comoé project
Holder of a Master 2 in Finance, Alimata worked for seven years for the NGO Search for Common Ground before joining Nitidæ in January 2017. She currently holds the position of Administrative and Financial Manager of our representation in Côte d'Ivoire
Esther Kossiwa Emefa Homawoo
Holder of a Superior Technician certificate obtained in Piger Côte d'Ivoire, she has 7 years of experience in management and accounting. She previously held the positions of accountant, accounting assistant and cashier saleswoman in companies and accounting firm. She joined the Nitidæ Côte d'Ivoire team in February 2020 as an Accounting and Administrative Assistant based in Bouaké for the Agrovalor project
After working as a courier driver for the Agrovalor Project (Bouaké), Vayanga is now based in Ferkéssédougou as a courier driver for the PAP-Bio Comoé project.
Brou Maurice Yapoga
Based in Adzopé, Maurice holds the position of driver of the REDD + Project of the Mé
Dohomin Alain Yéo
Based in Bouaké, he is the driver-courier for the Agrovalor project
Based in Abidjan, Youssouf holds the position of driver of the REDD + Project of the Mé and of the fleet manager of Nitidæ Ivory Coast
Geographer specializing in development in sub-Saharan Africa, graduated from the University of Paris 1, he has been working in West Africa since 2016. He currently holds the position of coordinator of agricultural and local development activities on the PAP-Bio Comoé project, in Côte d'Ivoire
PhD in environmental and development economics (ENS Cachan, University of Versailles St Quentin-en-Yvelines), he is expert in conservation finance, including through ecotourism and innovative financial mechanisms (PES), and he specialised in international cooperation programs. He worked several years in Namibia, Morocco, and Kenya. In 2012, he joined Iddri (SciencesPo Paris) as senior researcher in biodiversity economics, before joining WWF France in 2017, as a manager for public sector partnerships
Engineer in Advanced Information Systems (University of Bejaia, Algeria), MSc in Information Technologies (University of Bournemouth, United Kingdom) and Alumni Chevening, he specializes in design, development, management and the capitalization of digital solutions for agriculture in Africa.See more
Engineer in Tropical Agronomy from the CIED, option "plant production", he brings his expertise in agricultural markets analysis, advising-supporting actors, vegetable production and supporting professional agricultural organizations (management, capacity building)See more
Nanga Léon Ouattara
Holder of a University Diploma of Technology in agro-pastoral management, Nanga first developed the family farm before working as a farm supervisor of vegetable growers associations in Sinfra and joining the REDD + project team of the Mé in January 2017. He is now mobilized as Agricultural Animator and Local Development within the framework of the PAP-Bio Comoé project.
Senior Technician in Farm Management, Paris held various positions (Livestock Facilitator with GTZ, Trainer and Food Security with Action Against Hunger, etc.) before joining the team of the REDD + Project of the Mé in January 2017 as an Agricultural Trainer Adviser.See more
Nancy-Scarlet Monena Bla
Graduated with an Advanced Technician Certificate in Tropical Agriculture, a certificate of completion of the Cashew Master Training Program. She stands out in the organization, advice, training, support and monitoring of the agricultural sector. Today, she brings her expertise as a Local Agricultural Development Facilitator as part of the PAP BIO project
Kevin Yavo Boni
Graduated with a master in Management of Agropastoral Companies and Organizations; a Degree in Economics and Agropastoral Management from the Institute of Agro-Pastoral Management at the University of Korhogo (Côte d'Ivoire). He brought his expertise as a Technician, Advisor, Trainer in various agricultural structures. Today, he brings his experience as a Facilitator of Agricultural and Local Development within the framework of the PAP Bio project
Djédou Jean-Jacques Tano
Graduated with a higher technician's certificate in tropical agriculture and cooperation from the Institut National de Formation Professionnelle Agricole of Côte-d’Ivoire, a bachelor's degree in Food Science and Technology from Nangui-Abrogoua University in Abidjan. He brings his expertise as an agronomist technician for sustainable cocoa farming to producer cooperatives, as a mentor-coach to groups of horticulture producers and cashew producer cooperatives. He is particularly involved in the PAP-Bio Comoé project.
PhD in hydrology from the University Abomey-Calavi (Benin), with experience in agroclimatic modeling and the creation of community areas of biodiversity conservation, he brings his expertise in agroclimatology in the framework of the development of a crop forecasting model applied to cashew trees in Ivory Coast
Hartmann Emmanuel Monda
Holder of a BTS Management of Agricultural Holdings, Hartmann joined Nitidæ Côte d'Ivoire in 2018 and mainly brings his expertise on the implementation of the various measures accompanying the REDD+ Project of the Mé He is now mobilized as Agricultural Animator and Local Development within the framework of the PAP-Bio Comoé project.
Holder of a License in Computer Science - Software Engineering, Joseph is based in Abidjan where he holds the position of ICT Project officer. He brings his expertise in data collection, in the management of N'KALÔ databases and other communication platforms of the association.
A graduate in international business, Constance held several positions in agribusiness (UNIVELER, SITA-SA, etc.) before joining Nitidæ where she brings her knowledge of Ivorian value chains and her experience in market analysis, notably on the cereals market. She also coordinates a project linking family farming with retailers
Adjo Clarisse Kouakou
Holds a Master 2 in Economic Development Administration and a Master's degree in Economic Sciences and Development option Public Economics obtained at Alassane Ouattara University. She is currently working in Côte d'Ivoire on the agricultural component of the REDD + Project of the Mé as an Agricultural Trainer Advisor. It mainly brings its expertise at the level of beneficiary management to the establishment of cropping systems to increase value added per hectare
Senior Technician in Computer Application Developer, with a certificate of Monitoring and Evaluation of projects and programs (ENSEA - École Nationale Supérieur de Statistique et d’Économie Appliquée de Côte d'Ivoire). He worked as an application developer for two years designing, deploying management software and training users. Then, within the company Cajou des Savanes for the last 5 years, he analyzed the production data and contributed to the design, development and deployment of a production traceability system in the cashew nuts processing plantSee more
Holder of a BTS in Tropical Agriculture and Plant Production, Ange held various positions of agricultural adviser and technician (Nestlé R & D) before joining Nitidæ Côte d'Ivoire in April 2018. He brings his expertise in the production of organic cocoa and in the frame of the producers of the REDD + Project of the Mé and CERTIBIOSee more
Oum Koulthoum Abdou
Agronomist engineer from the HOUPHOUËT BOIGNY National Polytechnic School in Yamoussoukro (INP-HB / ESA - specialized in Crop Defense), she currently holds the position of PAFAO LABELIVOIRE project coordinator in Nitidæ Côte d´Ivoire. Before this position, she was an intern at CIRAD and IECD on the TAMCI project (Agroecological transition of market gardeners in Côte d'Ivoire)
Holder of a Master of Remote Sensing and Geographical Information Systems for the Development and Management of Lands and Ecosystems, Tiodionwa joined the team of Nitidæ Côte d'Ivoire in December 2016. He is currently pursuing a thesis dedicated to monitoring (agro)forest dynamics within the framework of the Mé REDD + Project (PRM).See more
Botanist, Rolande holds a Master 2 in Systematics, Ecology and Biodiversity. She currently holds the position of Agro-Botanist for the Mé REDD+ Project. She mainly brings her expertise on cocoa agroforestry plots, the management of organic cocoa cooperatives and the Organic and Fair Trade certification.See more
Tokou Bonna Antoinette
Holder of a Master 2 from the African Center of Excellence on Climate Change, Biodiversity and Sustainable Agriculture (CEA-CCBAD) from the Félix Houphouët Boigny University (Côte d'Ivoire) and a License in Planning and Management of protected areas at the Faculty of Agronomy of Parakou (Benin). She has expertise in the promotion of agroforestry, the agro-food processing of non-wood forest products (Baobab, Tamarin, Balanites, Détarium, Shea, Néré), and in particular for the development of NTFPs in organic cocoa agroforestry systems
Denis Koffi Méa
Holder of a Master 2 in Remote Sensing and Geographic Information System, Denis joined Nitidæ Côte d'Ivoire in December 2016 to supervise land use planning activities (development of local development plans) and land tenure security for the REDD + Project. of soul. He is now the manager of the PAP-Bio Comoé project.
Jean Saturnin Dio
Graduated from a Masters in Remote Sensing and Geographic Information System, he is pursuing a thesis at Université Félix Houphouët Boigny. He took his first steps as an assistant in charge of studies (Atlas Project, BDAT, IMAGE) within the Mapping and GIS Department of the Ministère du Plan et du Développement de Côte d’Ivoire. Subsequently, he worked for Nitidæ on land use, carbon stocks, management plans, then for the National Forest and Wildlife Inventory project before joining the team for PAP BIO COMOE project monitoring&evaluation
Abel Dègnimon Sogbegnon
He holds a Masters in Energy and Electrical Engineering (2IE, Ouagadougou) and a Masters in Science Physic (UAC, Benin). He has expertise in drying technologies, gasification/pyrolysis, energy recovery from waste (biomass), food processing and industrial electrical installations in the cashew, mango, rice and vegetable oils sectors (cotton, shea nut, soy) in West Africa. He works in close partnership with local manufacturing shops and entrepreneurs in a skills transfer approach
Mekeu Jules Dorgeles Gomeu
Holder of an engineering degree in management of mining, oil and energy activities, Dorgeles joined the Nitidæ team in 2016 and became Head of the Agrovalor project in January 2018. He brings his expertise in coordination, the implementation and monitoring of the activities of this project.
Marius Aka Dogo
Holder of a Technician Certificate in Metallic Work, he joined Nitidæ in February 2020, as a Local Technical Assistant on the Agrovalor Project in Bouaké
Bakary Tanko Soro
He holds a boiler technician diploma. He worked at Sitab as well as Agefop. In June 2019, he joined the Agrovalor Project as an intern. In February 2020, he was hired as a Local Technician on the Agrovalor Bouaké project
Joao Raul Intata
Joao joined the team in October 2014 as driver of the REDD + pilot project then Mozbio, then ACAMOZ in Gilé
Bonifacio Armando Sousa
Bonifacio joined the team in January 2017 as Driver of the Mozbio project and then ACAMOZ in Gilé
Palmira Marinho Gravata Vitória
Gratuated in Economics and Education from Pedagogical University in Mozambique, with 7 years of experience as an Administrative Assistant, she support the ACAMOZ project in terms the administrative, finance and Human Resources management and Public Relations.
Agricultural engineer graduated from ENSAIA, he is specialized in international agricultural development at the Institute of Hot Regions au Sud in Montpellier Supagro. His areas of expertise are the understanding of agrarian dynamics, socio-economic and technical aspects of production systems and more particularly on agroforestry
Holder of a Master degree in agricultural management and territories (IAM Montpellier) and agricultural engineer, Charline joined Nitidæ team in May 2018. She brings her expertise in project management, agriculture in southern countries…See more
Pedro João Suca
Holder of a Technical University Diploma in agriculture, he has joined the team in February 2020 as an agricultural technician in the ACAMOZ project in the community of Malema (Pebane)
Filimonio Felizardo Jonasse
Technician graduated from the Middle Institute of Agriculture and Livestock in Gurué (Zambezia), Filimonio has solid field experience for the deployment of agricultural support activities (experimental devices in peasant environment and agroecology in particular) and awareness raising on the link between agriculture and natural resources with rural communities. He is currently working on the implementation of a community land demarcation project with the people of Mount Namuli. His knowledge of the region (of which he is a native), the local language and customs are invaluable assets for the project team.
Luís Tomé dos Santos
Holder of a Technical University Diploma in agriculture, he has joined the team in October 2020 as an agricultural technician in the ACAMOZ project in the community of Nicadine (Pebane)
He is graduated in agronomy (plant health specialty) from the Polytechnic Institute of Agronomy "Angel Galanena" in Cuba since 1988. Before working on the link between agriculture and environmental conservation, he gained experience in the tea sector (production and processing), horticulture and cereals (field trials) in particular in Mozambique and abroad. Today, he is helping to implement a project to delimit community lands on Mount Namuli, for which his knowledge of the local language and the terrain are invaluable assets.
Juliano Möller Rodrigues
Graduated in Social Sciences from the Federal University of Rio Grande do Sul, experience with field research, sustainable beekeeping, honey production and value chain development. Promoting beekeeping as a mechanism of biodiversity conservation and community livelihoods improvement in south of Brasil and North of Mozambique
Avelino Armaldo Mavunja
Holder of a Technical University Diploma in Agriculture & value chain in Maputo, Avelino worked for almost 9 years in the promotion of the cotton sector in Mozambique, then specialized in the marketing of agricultural products such as corn, soybeans, peas, milk before joining the team in March 2019. He works as Team Leader in the MOZBIO and ACAMOZ projects.
Garrido da Silva Sulvai
Holder of a Technical University Diploma in Agriculture, Garrido joined the team in October 2017 as agricultural technician of the Mozbio project in Namurrua community, Gilé district. Since January 2019, he worked as an agricultural technician in the ACAMOZ project in the community of Nanhope (Gile)
Cláudio Joaquim Martinho
Holder of a Technical University Diploma in Agriculture, Claudio joined the team in October 2017 as agricultural technician of the Mozbio project in the community of Sacane, Pebane district. Since January 2019, he has been working as an agricultural technician in the ACAMOZ project in the community of Mihécué, district of Gilé.
Jonito Joaquim Talca
Graduated from the Professional Institute of Agronomy and Livestock of Gurué, Zambezia, Mozambique, he has experience in agriculture (plots of results demonstration, agro-ecology, market gardening, and reforestation of degraded areas) and in beekeeping. Since September 2020 he has been working as an agricultural and beekeeping technician for the Namuli Sky Island project
Fáusia Higino José
Graduated from the Professional Institute of Agronomy and Livestock in Gurué, Zambezia, Mozambique, she has agricultural experience in the use of inorganic inputs, setting up demonstration plots of results, agro-ecology and market gardening. Since October 2020 she has been working as an agricultural technician for the Namuli Sky Island project
Aurélio Ratibo Brito
Agricultural engineer, he graduated from the Faculty of Agricultural and Forestry Sciences of Zambezia. He has worked in the trade of agricultural products but also on land delineation and natural resource management projects. He thus has experience in community support, conflict management and mediation, awareness-raising and training of natural resource management committees, conservation agriculture and trading with communities. He joined us since January 2021 and his knowledge helps us on the community land delimitation project on the Namuli Mountains
He graduated from the Professional Institute of Agronomy and Livestock in Gurué, Zambezia, Mozambique. At the start of his professional career, he worked for the Agronomic Extension Service of Gurué, for the Agrivalor company, for the Inovagro program (Inovação Agronómica), for the UMOJA program and then for the Codosa. He joined the team in October 2020 and has since contributed to the community land delineation project on the Namuli Mountains. He has also been passionate about theater for over 20 years and has even participated in the Mozambique National Culture Festival. The combination of his knowledge, whether in terms of extension, land demarcation or art of expression is a real added value for the Namuli Sky Island project team
Manuel Polana Lopes
Holder of a Technical University Diploma in Agriculture, Manuel joined the team in December 2016 as agricultural technician of the Mozbio project in the community of Mulela, Pebane district. Since January 2019, he works as an agricultural technician in the ACAMOZ project in the same community
Ricardina Maria Osório Vieira
Graduated agricultural technician from the Mozambican Ribaué Institute of Agriculture and Livestock in 2009, she has experience in agroecology on market gardening. She also worked extensively on gender in agriculture, in collaboration with women's and girls' associations. Today she works for the Legado Namuli project, supporting our agricultural research and support activities as well as the sustainable development of local communities
Dinis Francisco Augusto
Holder of a Technical University Diploma in Agriculture, Dinis joined the team in January 2017 as agricultural technician of the Mozbio project in the community of Musseia, Pebane district. Since January 2019, he has been working as an agricultural technician in the ACAMOZ project in the community of Naburi (Pebane)
Isabela Soares Perrin
Graduate in Agronomic Engineer from the University of São Paulo, Brazil, she brings her expertise in institutional relations and gender, agricultural value chain and commercialization. In particular, the support and follow-up of actors in the cashew nuts value chain (public and private) and the creation and implemenation of gender inclusion strategies.
Graduated as an agricultural engineer from the Montpellier Supagro Institute of Hot Regions, specialized in agricultural resource management and rural development in the South, she joined the Mozambique team in January 2019. It brings its field expertise to diagnose the agrarian dynamics of the intervention regions, help define and implement the accompanying measures of our projects in Mozambique
Sá Nogueira Lisboa
Earned a BSc in Forestry and an MSc in Biodiversity Conservation and Management of Tropical Ecosystems at Eduardo Mondlane University, Mozambique. His main research interest is forest dynamic, emphasizing ecological and human processes, trade-offs among ecosystem services and biodiversity. He has over five years of experience working with rural communities, NGOs, national governments, and international agencies. He brings his expertise in landscape-scale spatial modeling using innovative tools to address challenges related to land use change and environmental impacts.
Miora Jessica Jacob
Graduated in tourism in 2010, intern in Administration at Rio Tinto between 2013 and 2014, then hired at WARTSILA as Administrative Assistant from 2015 to 2018. She joined the team as RAF by interim in October 2019 then recruited as Assistant accountant and Logistician since February 1, 2020.
Holder of a Master's degree in Management, Finance and Accounting option from University of Toliara, Jocelyne has ten years of experience as Administrative and Financial Assistant, acquired mainly from CARE International in the Anosy region. Jocelyne brings her rigor and practical sense to Project TALAKY.
Graduate of a Master in Management from Tamatave University, she has 20 years of experience in administrative, accounting and financial management as a specialist in business management (management control, budget monitoring, fiscal and social dashboard). , ...) but also in accounting, financial and organizational auditing
Nathalie Sylvia Andrianisa
She's graduated of the Institut Supérieur de Technologie d'Antsiranana en Commerce, she worked as a commercial agent at Airtel Madagascar from 2012 to 2015, then she assumed the function of Administrative Secretary within the Anti Erosive Control Program - PLAE, an NGO whose main activity is erosion control and agriculture. She joined the team in December 2020 as Administrative and Financial Assistant in the North of Madagascar
Sylvia Henintsoa Nomenaharinaivo
She is an agricultural engineer specialized in tropical agriculture and sustainable development, with a degree from ESSA (University of Antananarivo). She mainly works in the development of agricultural value chains. She brings her expertise in the support of producers and the development of value chains in the intervention area of the Talaky project
Tsoa Andrianamenosoa Rakotondrasoa Miaratiana
Engineer in Agricultural Sciences (University of Antananarivo), holder of a Master 2 in Land Planning and Management of Tropical Ecosystems (University of Lomé) and a Master 2 in Agroecology, Biodiversity and Climate Change. Tsoa is in charge of the technical coordination, monitoring and activities implementation of the Talaky Project's in the intervention areas
Currently a PhD student, he holds a DEA of Physics, specialised in "geophysics, remote sensing and GIS" from the Faculty of Sciences of Antananarivo in Madagascar (IOGA). He brings his expertise to the impacts of deforestation, above-ground biomass mapping and scenario development of carbon emissionsSee more
A lawyer by training, he has more than 20 years of career as manager of development support and environmental education within Madagascar National Parks (Ankarana National Park). He joined the MADACANA du Nord team as head of Natural Resource Management Transfer to harmonize the purpose of the expected objectives with the expectations of partner peasant associations
He holds a Master's degree in environmental sciences from ISSEDD (ex-GREEN) in Toamasina Barika University 5, year 2015. He joined the team in November 2018 on the Talaky project in Fort-Dauphin. His experience in ecology, sociology and sustainable development allows him to carry out his duties as Forest-Co-management Technician. Since October 2020, he has been in charge of the forestry, social and organization mission in MADANACA in the North of Madagascar
Jean-Marie Vianney Sibomana
A forestry graduate of the Agricultural and Forestry School of Nyamishaba (Rwanda) and holder of a certificate specialized in logging and wood processing in Madagascar, Jean-Marie brings his expertise for the design of forest plantation installation, the development-monitoring forest management plans and measuring social and environmental impacts
Tojonirina Nambinina Randriarisoa
Holder of a Master 2 in Rural Land and Land Management, of the Polytechnic School of Antananarivo and a master's degree in Mathematics Computer Science, from the Faculty of Sciences Fianarantsoa, he brings all his expertise on the Land Management activities and also supports local authorities in the implementation of local planning schemes
Christian Olivier Mahefa
Holder of a Specialized Higher Studies Diploma in Natural Resources Management and Environment (Option: Conservation Manager) and a Masters in Management Sciences, he has 20 years of experience in the management of Protected Areas (marine and terrestrial). He has held various positions providing him with solid experience in the field of administrative and financial management, budget and human resources management, advocacy, development of public or private partnerships and rural development
Holder of a Specialized Graduate Diploma in Environmental Science, Faculty of Science, University of Antananarivo. From 2012 to 2019 he worked at Madagasikara Voakajy, in the conservation of endangered species in the Moramanga district and then in the establishment of a Mangabe Protected Area in the Alaotra Mangoro region. He brings his expertise on the monitoring activities and the processes of implementation of the New Protected Area Beampingaratsy
Ny Avy Andriamisaina
Forestry engineer, specialized on "Ecosystem and Biodiversity" and graduated from ESSA (Madagascar), she joined the team with her skills in biodiversity conservation, forest management and natural resources management. With her experience in assessing threats to protected areas, TNRM (Transfer of Natural Resources Management) and community support in conservation, she contributes to the implementation of different projects.
With a degree in "Environment, Earth, Change, Climate", specialised in "Rural Area & Environment" from the University of Bourgogne (co-accredited with AgroSup Dijon), he brings expertise in bioenergy & environmental projects and in project managementSee more
Honoré Victor Rakotomalala
A graduate in Renewable Energies at the University of Antananarivo, Honoré specialized in biomass, solar and hydroelectric energy (sizing, production, transportation, distribution). Honoré brings his expertise in the diffusion of biomass energies, in the optimization of wood-energy sectors (households) in rural areas and his experience in editing / project management and telecommunications