A desperate and largely unknown humanitarian crisis is deteriorating in the Lake Chad Basin region of West Africa, forcing millions of people to flee their homes and leaving millions more in need of humanitarian assistance. Oxfam is providing life-saving support but help is urgently needed to prevent the crisis turning into a catastrophe.
Dr. Florence Wambugu
Dr. Florence Wambugu is Founder and Director of Africa Harvest Biotech Foundation International (AHBFI) and the Co-Principal Investigator of Africa Biofortified Sorghum Project (ABS). She is a renowned agricultural plant pathologist with specialization in virology and genetic engineering, and the author and publisher of Modifying Africa: How Biotechnology Can Benefit the Poor.