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Mr Kalipochi Kawonga

Position Livestock Feeds and Forage Specialist

Country Livestock Feeds and Forage Specialist, Zambia

Mr Kalipochi Kawonga

Position Livestock Feeds and Forage Specialist

Country Livestock Feeds and Forage Specialist, Zambia

Mr Kalipochi Chazyoka Kawonga is a consulting agronomist with more than 30 years’ professional experience.

Based in Zambia, Mr Kawonga is currently a Livestock Feeds and Forage Specialist with the Zambia Dairy Transformation Programme (ZDTP), which Prime is implementing in conjunction with NIRAS International Consulting.

Prior to this role he was the Regional Coordinator of the Southern African Development Community (SADC) Seed Centre, which he helped establish in 2011, coordinating efforts between scientists and national seed authorities in 15 member states to increase the availability of high-quality seed in the region.

Mr Kawonga has also conducted agricultural research for the Governments of Botswana and Zambia, implemented smallholder development projects, lectured in pasture agronomy and range management at the University of Zambia and contributed articles to various journals and magazines.

He has a Bachelor of Agricultural Science from the University of Zambia and a Master of Agricultural Science from the University of Queensland.