Calestous Juma is Professor of the Practice of International Development and director of the Science, Technology and Globalisation project at Harvard University’s John F Kennedy School of Government. He is an internationally recognised authority and leader in the application of science and technology to sustainable development in developing and developed countries.
He is a former Executive Secretary of the United Nations Convention on Biological Diversity and Founding Director of the African Centre for Technology Studies in Nairobi, and he also served as Chancellor of the University of Guyana.
He is co-chair of the African High-Level Panel on Modern Biotechnology of the African Union and the New Partnership for Africa’s Development (NEPAD). He has been elected to several scientific academies including the Royal Society of London, the US National Academy of Sciences and the Academy of Sciences for the Developing World (TWAS). Prof Juma comes from Busia District in Western Province, Kenya.
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