Dr. David Amudavi, Director

Dr. Amudavi is the Director of Biovision Africa Trust and Coordinator of the Biovision Farmer Communication Programme and Ecological Organic Agriculture Initiative for Africa. He is responsible for operations of the Trust in Africa taking charge of all its programmes and initiatives, in collaboration with Biovision Foundation, ICIPE and other partners. Dr. Amudavi holds a Ph.D. in Adult and Extension Education with minors in Developmental Sociology and Natural Resource Management (NRM) from Cornell University, Ithaca, New York, USA. He was a postdoctoral fellow with ICIPE’s Push-pull project: ‘Creating smallholder led growth through ‘push-pull’ technologies in Eastern Africa.’ He also holds a MSc. in Agricultural Science from The University of Melbourne, Australia, and a B.Sc., in Agricultural Education and Extension from Egerton University, Kenya. Dr. Amudavi was previously a senior lecturer in the Department of Agricultural Education and Extension, Egerton University.