Belaineh Legesse (PhD):
• PhD in Rural Development Studies, Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences (SLU), Completed June 2003.
• M.Sc. in Rural Development Studies, Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences (SLU), 2000.
• M.Sc. in Agricultural Economics, Haramaya University, the then Alemaya University (AU) of Agriculture, 1991.
• B.Sc. in Agricultural Economics, Addis Ababa University, Alemaya College of Agriculture, 1984.
Dr Belaineh has more than 30 years of professional experience and published more than 30 publications on peer-reviewed scientific journals. He has extensive research and practical working experience in agriculture, rural development, food security, natural resources and environmental management, program/project development (feasibility studies), strategic planning and policy analysis.
He has participated in a wide range of consultancy assignments carried out by local as well as international multidisciplinary teams of professionals. In addition to team building, he has been organizing and actively engaging in study teams and preparation of technical and financial proposals for consultancy assignments. He has led and facilitated several program/project development workshops and conferences. His ample experiences coupled with the multidisciplinary professionals accountable to his office he can handle any assignments which is awarded to the Company.
He is currently working for Frontieri as a Research & Evaluation Division Director. He is a treasured and valuable member of Frontieri. We appreciate his commitment, endeavor, dedication, positive attitude… towards us all.