Capacity strengthening coordinator West Africa 2SCALE programme
PhD from Gembloux Agro Bio-Tech, University of Liège, Belgium.
Over 17 years of professional experience related to capacity building, local planning, project assessment, multi-actor support processes, and participatory action research. Experienced consultant-trainer of producer group leaders.
François is ICRA's Capacity Strengthening Coordinator in West Africa and coordinating ICRA's activities in 2SCALE. He is based at the IFDC office in Accra, Ghana.
As an active member of the Capacity Strengthening Team in Benin, François he provided training services to the 1000s+ project and was extensively involved in agri-business clusters, value chain development, and in the capitalization of experiences.
He is an experienced consultant-trainer of producer group leaders, in marketing, and he has been an assistant at FIDESPRA. FIDESPRA intervenes in development promotion through the organization of short and mid-term training sessions, seminars on specific themes, consultations and elaboration of procedures and methods for the implementation of research-action programs and projects.