Dr Generose Nziguheba

International Institute of Tropical Agriculture, Nairobi, Kenya

Email: G.Nziguheba@cgiar.org

Invited expert & workshop participant to the SCOPE Rapid Assessment Project on the Benefits of Soil Carbon

Biography

Generose Nziguheba is a Senior Scientist, soil ecologist, at the International Institute of Tropical Agriculture (IITA).  She obtained her PhD in Applied Biological Sciences at the Catholic University of Leuven, Belgium.  Prior to joining IITA early 2014, she worked at the Earth Institute at Columbia University as Associate Research Scientist. Her research interests focus on improving agricultural productivity in small-scale farming systems of sub-Sahara Africa, including the identification of constraints to sustainable agricultural intensification and the development of adapted options to address those constraints.