Originally from Mauritius, Nawsheen Hosenally works as ICT4Ag and Social Media Consultant with MEDIAPROD, an agency specialised in communication for agricultural and rural development, based in Burkina Faso.

For the past five years, Nawsheen has been working at the intersection of agriculture, youth and ICT with various regional and international organisations, whereby she has supported the implementation of agricultural projects in several African, Caribbean and Pacific countries. She is also an award-winning blogger and the Web and Social Media Manager of Agribusiness TV – the first youth in agribusiness Web TV in Africa.

Nawsheen holds a Bachelor’s degree in Agricultural Extension and is also a part-time student, pursuing her Master’s degree in Management and Information Systems at the University of Manchester, UK.

Find and connect with Nawsheen on Twitter: @nawsheenh