Dr. Rosemary Emegu Isoto - BOARD MEMBER

Dr. Rosemary Emegu Isoto is a Senior Lecturer and Head in the Department of Agribusiness and Natural Resource Economics (DANRE) at Makerere University, Kampala, Uganda. Before joining DANRE, she was a Post-doctoral fellow at Tufts Friedman School of Nutrition Science and Policy in Boston. She received her PhD from the Ohio State University in the Department of Agricultural, Environmental and Development Economics.

Dr. Isoto’s main research focuses on interlinkages between agriculture and nutritional intake among rural households, financing and marketing matters, issues of financing, provision of extension services in a decentralized setting, gender and productivity, landfills and environmental issues among others.

 She has wide knowledge on different models of credit provision in Uganda based on her own research and teaching of agricultural and agribusiness finance. She has also published extensively in journals such as Finance Review, Food Security, Development Studies among others.

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