Dr. Patrick KARANGWA

Dr. Patrick KARANGWA

Dr. Patrick KARANGWA

Director General of Rwanda Agriculture and Animal Resources Development Board | Republic of Rwanda

Mr. Patrick KARANGWA (PhD) is the Director General of Rwanda Agriculture and Animal Resources Development Board (RAB) since January, 2018, following a three year-period as the Head of Research Department in RAB. He is responsible of administrative and financial management of RAB, and coordination of activities related to increase of agricultural and animal productivity as well as their derived, through agricultural and animal resources research and extension.

Dr. KARANGWA holds a PhD in Plant Pathology, from Stellenbosch University, South Africa, and an MSc. in Cell and Molecular Biotechnology, from Wageningen University, The Netherlands.

 

Dr. KARANGWA is a member of the Board of Directors of the Association for Strengthening Agriculture Research in East and Central Africa (ASARECA). He has carried out consultancies, lectured in higher learning institutes, and made research publications and winning projects.