Dr. Apollos Nwafor
Vice President, Policy and State Capability, AGRA
Apollos Nwafor, PhD is the Vice President, Policy and State Capability at AGRA. Apollos is a highly skilled and passionate international development professional with vast experience in development and implementation of Pan-African strategies across Africa including leading and managing programs covering education, extractives, public health, agriculture, water and sanitation, electoral reforms, public finance reforms, capacity strengthening for governments and civil society as well as managing multi-country grants, providing strategic policy support and advice to governments and civil society. With an in depth understanding and passion for agriculture and agricultural development, Apollos has worked with the African Union, implementing agricultural programs with small holder farmers and sustainable development. He can form relationships at strategic and political levels, forming partnerships with government leaders, commissioners for rural agriculture, and technical experts. Additionally, he served as Adviser to the President of Liberia as Africa’s Goodwill Ambassador for WASH in Africa.