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Dr. Aggrey Agumya

Director of Research and Innovation - FARA

is the Director of Research and Innovation at the Forum for Agricultural Research in Africa (FARA).  He holds a BSc in Surveying and Photogrammetry, plus MSc (ITC, The Netherlands) and Ph.D. degrees in Geomatics specializing in GIS and Remote Sensing (University of Melbourne, Australia). Dr. Agumya has 25 years professional experience, His work at the World Agroforestry Centre and at the Forum for Agricultural Research in Africa spans the entire African continent.  Over the past years, Dr. Agumya’ s interest has been focused on the deployment of spatial tools in development work towards improving food security, incomes, and resilience to climate change-induced shocks.