Andrew Seruma Kizito

Andrew Seruma Kizito
Andrew Seruma Kizito

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

EDUCATIONAL QUALIFICATIONS:

2015- PhD Sustainable Agriculture (On-going) Royal Agricultural University, Cirencester, UK
2014 Certificate of Policies, Strategies & Support Systems for Rural Revitalization , Weitz Center for Development Studies, Hebrew University of Jerusalem, Rehovot Israel
2009 Certificate in Project Implementation, JICA HQ, Tokyo Japan
2005 Masters of Agribusiness Management (Very Good), Makerere University, Uganda
1999 Bachelor of Commerce (1st Class) , Karanataka India
1999 Diploma in Auditing (Very Good), British Institutes, Bombay- India
1998 Certificate in Computer Applications, Mangalore India

Andrew’s roles at Agriquest Uganda.

  • Coordinate, and also facilitate trainings on Enterprise Development of farmers’ clusters supported by AGRI-QUEST
  • Identify loops in the different agri-value chains,

Identify farmer-to-farmer negotiation empowerment techniques & conceptualizing the agribusiness environment.

GENERAL WORK EXPERIENCE:

2016-2018 Team Member, (AGRI-QUEST Research Project) Strengthening agribusiness Ethics, Quality Standards & ICT usage in Uganda’s value chains
2015-2016 Associate/ Senior Trainer, Parent Every Child Consultants and Trainers by PECAT
2016-2017

(in progress)

Team Leader; Baseline study on determines of  the optimal levels of maize productivity and profitability in Nakasogola by USAID
2011 -2014 Asst. Country Director, AICAD – (African Institute for Capacity Development) in cooperation with JICA- (Japan International Cooperation Agency)
2011-2013 Team Member on Baseline studies on community empowerment and networking program based on development of community self-reliance approach and efficient use of locally available materials sponsored by AICAD/JICA
2014 Team Leader, Baseline on to determine improved livelihoods through building capacity to generate Income in the rural Communities of Mityana District- Central Uganda, Funded by AICAD. (African Institute for Capacity Development)
2013 Coordinator; Knowledge, Technology and Dissemination programme (KTDP) of researched output in Piggery in the Districts of Luweero and Gomba sponsored by AICAD/JICA
2012 Team Member; Inter-university Outreach programme initiative sponsored by AICAD/JICA
2012 Coordinator; Knowledge, Technology and Dissemination programme (KTDP) of researched output in Ceramics at Zigoti, Mityana District sponsored by AICAD/JICA in collaboration with Makerere University and Kyambogo University
2005 -2009 Team Member, African Institute for Capacity Development (AICAD) Research Monitoring and Evaluation for 24 projects in Kampala, Uganda
2005 -2011 Program Officer, African Institute for Capacity Development, in cooperation with JICA- (Japan International Cooperation Agency)
2004-2009 Research Assistant, Project:- Alternative Farm Resource-Use Plans for PeriUrban

Smallholder Mixed farming Sub-systems in Uganda. Funded by ROCKEFELLER FOUNDATION:

2002-2005 Research Assistant, Irrigation and water resource management project, under

JICA/MAAIF

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