What are your domain(s) of expertise?
Managing programmes, strategic planning, results-based management and reporting Experience in grant proposal writing, donor compliance, and budget management Experience in writing /developing training and business modules Experience in training small holder and commercial farmers Experience in policy analysis, contract farming, agricultural production and marketing Providing capacity building, monitoring, evaluation technical and financial advice Strong business proposal, loan processing and lending activities Strong administration, policy formulation and implementation ICT skills SPSS, Microsoft Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Internet and E-mail
What is your relationship with agricultural information management standards, tools and services?
Tawedzegwa Musitini is an agricultural research and development consultant with over 10 years experience advising government agencies, research organizations and civil society organizations working in Sub-Saharan Africa. His main area of expertise is supporting agricultural growth and sustainable livelihoods through the design, implementation, monitoring and evaluation of targeted programs and policies. Recent experience includes formulating the Training of the Trainers Manual on Farming as a Business (FaaB) for the Food and Agricultural Organization of the United Nations (FAO). Musitini has facilitated numerous training courses and workshops on agricultural and social development, livelihoods analysis, and institutional development in Zimbabwe and in Southern Africa. He has worked substantially with vulnerable and marginalised people providing technical assistance, capacity building, training and monitoring and evaluation in livelihood programmes, HIV /AIDS and development programmes. He has done work for a number of organisations including United Nations – World Food Programme (WFP), GOAL Ireland, World Vision, Catholic Relief Services (CRS), Care International, Community Technology Development Trust (CTDT), International Crops Research Institute for the Semi Arid Tropics (ICRISAT), and Concern Worldwide.