Programme Officer

Saheed Opeyemi, ADEBISI. Programme Officer, Nigeria United Nations Sustainable Development Solutions Network (NSDSN), is a research fellow and a development practitioner with sound knowledge in crop improvement, plant molecular genetics, bioinformatics, climate change science and sustainable development. His academic and research career span over 9 years and project coordination experience of over 7 years. He has Master’s degree in Crop Protection/ Environmental Biology. He taught at Zamfara College of Arts and Science (ZACAS), Gusau, Nigeria. He has work and training experience at International Institute of Tropical Agriculture (IITA), Ibadan, Nigeria. Also, he has served as facilitator with the Millennium Development Goals (MDGs) national advocacy programme, and Zamfara Community Development Service (CDS), Gusau, Nigeria.

He has contributed to development of knowledge, empowerment of vulnerable groups, campaigns for conservation of biodiversity, and protection of environment and its resources for human wellbeing. He is in this regard has paper presentations and publications in journals, conference proceedings and online platforms.