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Cristobal Uauy

 Cristobal is a project leader at the JIC working to develop genomics-enabled technologies to accelerate plant breeding

Jacob Mignouna

Jacob Mignouna is the Director of the BecA-ILRI Hub with a wealth of experience in leading research and managing donors’ investments in agricultural research for development

Chris Darby

Chris’ work ensures that both the scientific excellence and the impact of research at the John Innes Centre are strengthened by international engagement.

Appolinaire Djikeng

Recently moving from his position as the director of the BecA-ILRI hub, Kenya, Apollinaire holds exceptional experience in African research for development.

Jodi Lilley

Jodi acts to lead the JIC international people partnership programs. She has extensive connections across African NARS partners 

Wellington Ekaya

Wellington Ekaya is a Senior Scientist-Capacity Building at the BecA-ILRI Hub responsible for capacity building strategy development.

Josephine Birungi

Josephine is head of technology platforms at the BecA-ILRI institute and an honorary Senior Lecturer at Makerere University

Tilly Eldridge

Tilly is stationed at the BecA-ILRI Hub as part of the JIC-BecA alliance and acts as a supervisor to many of the ABCF fellows.

Angela Payne

Angela is the main coordinator for international activities at the John Innes Centre, ensuring the smooth running of many projects.

Matt Heaton

Matt is the communications specialist for JIC international activities. His work ensures targeted stakeholder engagement and interdisciplinary integration  

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