Board of Trustees

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Chair of the Board

Agricultural Economist
PMB 600, 400 North Park Avenue 10-B,
Breckenridge, CO 80424
Tel: +1 970 771 3199;
Cell: +1 301 233 6960

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Vice Chair of the Board, and Chair Board’s Nominating Committee; and member Executive Finance Committee

Director General
FOFIFA, Centre National de Recherche Applique au Developpement Rural
P.O.Box 1690 101 Antananarivo 
Madagascar
Tel: +261 33 1155575

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Chair Board’s Audit Committee; Member Board Program Committee; and Executive Finance Committee

702-608 Broughton St.
Victoria, BC
V8W1C7
Canada
Tel: +1-250-516-4782

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Chair Board Program Committee, Vice Chair Board Nominating Committee; and member Board Executive Finance Committee

Professeur, Centre international d'études supérieures en sciences agronomiques - Montpellier SupAgro
2, place Pierre-Viala
34060 Montpellier Cedex 2
France
Tél. : +33 (0) 4 9961 2218

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Member Board Nominating Committee; member Board Programs Committee

Ingénieur Agronome, Phytopathologiste
04 B.P. 204 Lomé
Togo
Tel +228 2225 1748

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Member Board Audit Committee; member Board Programs Committee

Université F. Houphoet-Boigny
PASS DEAN
Ministère de la Recherche Scientifique et de l'Innovation Technologique
22BP 1150 Abidjan 22
Côte d’Ivoire,
Tél: (+225) 87 78 34 25

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Member Board Nominating Committee; member Board Programs Committee

Director General/CEO
Federal Institute of Industrial Research
Oshodi, P.M. B. 21023, lkeja,
Lagos, Nigeria
Tel: +234 1 803 346 9894

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Vice Chair Board Audit Committee; member Board Executive Finance Committee; member Board Programs Committee

21 Kenilworth Road 
Rathgar, Dublin 6, Ireland
Tel: 353 1-497-5526

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Member Board Audit Committee; member Board Program Committee

Director, Upland Rice Millers Ltd
3 Ddiba Road, Industrial Area
P.O. Box 537, Jinja, Uganda.
Tel: +256 788052803

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Member of Board Audit Committee; Member Board Program Committee

National Agricultural Institute of Tunisia
Tunisia
Tel: +216 22569214

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Director General, 
Member Board Executive Finance Committee; member Board Programs Committee

Africa Rice Center (AfricaRice)
Headquarters
01 BP 4029, Abidjan 01,

Côte d'Ivoire 
Tel: +225 22 48 09 10;

Fax: +225 22 44 26 29