Jessica Mukiri is a environmental modeller with the Tropical Forages team at the International Centre for Tropical Agriculture. Her research interests include farming systems, sustainable food systems, climate change and gender. Her work involves assessing the environemental trade-offs within mixed crop-livestock farming systems in Central, East and Southern Africa.
MESc in Environmental Science, 2012 – 2015
BSc in Biology (Honours), 2009 - 2011
Catholic University of Eastern Africa
In this role I analyze agro-environmental and socio-economic impacts of forage technologies using models, I develop and improve household surveys and models, we develop these internally and collaborate in interdisciplinary research with partners both locally and internationally.
Current research includes: