Dr SAKARA-FOSTER is principal advisor Coordination of Technical Collaboration on Agricultural Service Delivery in Africa, Sub programme of FAAP (Framework for African Agricultural Productivity)
Profile of Dr Michael Abu SAKARA-FOSTER
Dr Michael Abu SAKARA–FOSTER worked in technical, scientific and management roles in three international organizations over the last 21 years. Stationed in five countries (Nigeria, Mexico, Zambia, Tanzania and Uganda) on long-term assignments and visited over 28 countries on four continents in relation to Agriculture and Development.
He holds a B. Sc. Soil Science from the University of Reading, United Kingdom; an M. Sc. Applied Plant Sciences at Wye College, University of London, United Kingdom; and a Ph.D. Applied Agricultural Botany at the University of Reading, United Kingdom (with a Thesis work at CIMMYT, Mexico).
Michael is married 23 years to Mary Lily Foster (B.A Economics & MBA) and they have four children; ages 22, 19, 15, 14 years.