Agnes Kalibata

President, Alliance for a Green Revolution in Africa (AGRA)

Since taking over as President in 2014, Dr Agnes Kalibata has led AGRA’s efforts with public and private partners to ensure food security, sustainable agricultural growth and to improve the productivity and livelihoods of millions of smallholder farmers in Africa. Previously, she was Rwanda’s Minister of Agriculture and Animal Resources and has held several leadership positions, including Permanent Secretary to the Ministry of Agriculture and Deputy Vice Chancellor of University of Rwanda.