Ousmane Badiane

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Ousmane Badiane

Executive Chairperson, AKADEMIYA2063

ABOUT

Dr. Ousmane Badiane, Distinguished Fellow of the African Association of Agricultural Economists, and recipient of the Africa Food Prize in 2015, is the founder and Executive President of AKADEMIYA2063. He has over 30 years of experience in international development both as an academic and a practitioner. In his most recent tenure as the Director for Africa at the International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI), he oversaw the institute’s two regional offices for West and Central Africa in Dakar and Eastern and Southern Africa in Addis Ababa …