Prior to joining FEWS NET Burundi, he has coordinated several research and food security projects in United Nations World Food programmes (WFP), Welthungerhilfe and other local nongovernmental organization in Burundi. Jean-Baptiste has expertise in research, assessment and evaluation, Early warnings analysis and food security classification and natural resource management. Ecological monitoring for spatial and problem identification with GIS. Market assessment and other contextual analysis and community social mobilization on Social Behaviour Change Communication SBCC and capacity building in development settings including gender.
Jean-Baptiste hold a master’s degree in development studies, Specialization in Environmental Management at University Senghor of Alexandria (Egypt).