EAGC Director – UGANDA
Ambassador Idro is the Director of Upland Rice. He was Uganda’s envoy to China (1999-2005), architects of the current China-Africa relationship charter, FOCAC and twice awarded Uganda’s export and investment Ambassador of the year.Ambassador Idro’s indepth knowledge of global phenomena and high caliber analytical skills has contributed immensely in developing Uganda’s rice industry.
He formed Upland Rice Millers (URMC) to enable local rice compete with imports. Ambassador Idro vast networks, excellent interpersonal skills and lucid understanding of sociocultural context have aligned farmers, donors and value chain players into high velocity growth with mutually inclusive profits