Saumu Tama Shaka
Kenya 2019
Saumu Tama Shaka works at the Kenya Meteorological Department as a Senior Meteorologist. Her interest in meteorology was influenced by her father who was a meteorologist. He used to present the weather report on the national television station, Kenya Broadcasting Corporation (KBC). She would watch him present with a lot of interest.
Shaka seeks to create empowered innovative youth leaders, including people living with disabilities, with access to advisory services and appropriate climatesmart agribusiness technologies to create jobs and enhance food security in Africa.
Field of Research
Climate Change Adaptation and Mitigation, Food Security,Risk Management and Sustainable Development.

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