The African Growth and Development Policy Modeling Consortium is an initiative aimed at positioning African experts to take a leadership role in the study of strategic development questions and the broader agricultural growth and policy debate facing African countries.
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Dr. Lindiwe Sibanda, co-chair of the AGRODEP Steering Committee, is Chief Executive Officer of the Food, Agriculture and Natural Resources Policy Analysis Network (FANRPAN) based in South Africa. She is responsible for facilitating the development of tools and processes that promote harmonization of policies at regional levels through reviews of policies, legal frameworks, institutional arrangements, and governance processes. Dr. Sibanda was recently awarded the 2013 Yara Prize for Green Revolution in Africa. She has 20 years of experience in rural development, and currently coordinates policy research and advocacy programs in 13 southern African countries, all aimed at making southern Africa a food-secure region.