Category: Staff Highlights

2018 IFDC Staff Awards

On September 20, 2018, following the organization’s 44th Annual Board of Directors’ Meeting, IFDC presented three staff members with awards for their outstanding work. Please join us in congratulating this year’s winners of the IFDC staff awards. The commitment, dedication, and talent of these three individuals is an inspiration to us all, and we thank them for their outstanding service.  …

Staff Highlight – Ernest Ndihokubwayo

Seed agronomist – ISSD Project (left in photo) “What is important in my work is that it provides solutions to the problems that farmers and seed purchasers face. Indeed, the use of quality seeds is minimal in Burundi, which explains the low average crop yields for farmers in the country. By demonstrating the added value provided by the use of…

Staff Highlight – Chris Holt

Senior Budget Officer and Chairman of the IFDC Safety Committee   “I am most passionate about the mission of IFDC and how we strive to help feed the world one day at a time. I have been fortunate to be able to travel to several areas where IFDC work is taking place in Africa, and I always come away from…