Godwill Makunde

Name:
Godwill Makunde
Organization:
CIP
Functions:
Improving sweetpotato nutrition, dry matter and drought tolerance in Southern Africa
Nationality:
Zimbabwe
Gender:
Male
Languages:
English, Portuguese, Shona
Locations:
Southern Africa, including Mozambique
Social Media:
Keywords:
interest in improvement of sweetpotato consumption and research in SSA,
Areas of Expertise:
Breeding | Seed systems | Training and capacity development
Education Qualifications :

Bachelors

  • Field of specialization: BSc (Hons) Crop Science
  • Year: 2001
  • College: University of Zimbabwe

Masters

  • Field of specialization: Plant Breeding and Genetics
  • Year: 2007
  • College: University of Zambia

PhD

  • Field of specialization: Plant Breeding and Seed Systems
  • Year: 2012
  • College: University of the Free State

Publications and Other Works

PRES19_ANDRADE_SSP_SA

Alvaro, Ricardo, Eyzaguirre, Gruneberg, Maria Andrade, Godwill Makunde, Jan W. Low

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