With a background in Animals Science and with strong family bonds to the poultry and dairy sector, Hilde joined the NABC team in 2011 and continued working while being based in Ethiopia. At NABC, she is responsible for the poultry programmmes and projects, which are executed in collaboration with the main stakeholders in the Dutch and African sector.
Project Coördinator Spices & Poultry Impact Cluster in Tanzania
In the years before joining NABC in 2019 Maria, with an educational background in International Law and Entrepreneurship, a work experience in the Human Resources sector, developed a special interest in Tanzania. In the southern region Mtwara, Maria participated in a program to enhance youth employment through SMEs, partly poultry SMEs. Maria is operating from Kilimanjaro region and is responsible for the local project management of kukua na kuku.