Kanampiu, Fred

N2Africa Project Coordinator

Email: f.kanampiu@cgiar.org
Tel: +254 20 8632900
Nationality: Kenyan
Station: Kenya

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Fred Kanampiu, a Kenyan citizen, is the N2Africa Project Coordinator. He has 25 years of extensive experience in conducting agricultural research, technology development, and dissemination in cereal-legumes- livestock systems in East and Southern Africa, local and regional project implementation, coordination and management, including publishing, with public and international organizations. Before his appointment, he worked at CIMMYT for 17 years, most recently as Senior Agronomist. He worked as Project Leader, Conservation Agriculture for Smallholder Farmers of East and Southern Africa (CASFESA) (2013- 2014) and was the Team Leader for Smallholder intensification for Maize- Legume Systems in East and Southern Africa (SIMLESA) (2010- 2014). He has an MSc in Agronomy from the University of Nairobi, Kenya, and a PhD in Soil Science-Soil Fertility from the Oklahoma State University, Stillwater, USA.