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Jonathan Wadsworth

CGIAR
Executive Secretary, CGIAR Fund Council and Head of the CGIAR Fund Office
Washington, DC
Dr. Wadsworth joined the CGIAR Fund in 2011 from his position as Senior Agriculture Research Advisor, UK Department for International Development (DFID). In that position, he was the UK representative to the CGIAR. As Chair of the European Initiative on Agricultural Research for Development (EIARD), Dr. Wadsworth also promoted a more harmonized approach to research for development. He earned a PhD in agricultural systems and innovation from the University of Reading, an MSc in tropical animal health and production from the University of Edinburgh and BSc in agriculture from the University of Newcastle upon Tyne. Dr. Wadsworth has first-hand experience working in Costa Rica, Belize, Honduras, El Salvador, Nicaragua, Guatemala, Peru, Mexico, Bolivia, Colombia, Brazil, Tanzania, Kenya, India, Nepal, China, Syria, USA, Holland, and the UK. He has published several books and numerous peer-reviewed journal articles and conference papers.