Dr Fru Wanka

Fru holds a PhD in Development Studies, specializing in maternal and child nutrition and its impact on maternal labor force participation, an MSc in Economics, and certification in Urban Food Systems. Passionate about sustainable development and its implications on food system outcomes, she has over five years of work experience on issues relating to sustainable … Continued

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Fru holds a PhD in Development Studies, specializing in maternal and child nutrition and its impact on maternal labor force participation, an MSc in Economics, and certification in Urban Food Systems. Passionate about sustainable development and its implications on food system outcomes, she has over five years of work experience on issues relating to sustainable food systems. With a blend of qualitative and quantitative research skills, she is equipped to tackle multifaceted challenges. Fru’s expertise extends beyond academia; she is a trained AgriCluster Resilience and Expansion (ACRE) facilitator affiliated with the North American Food Systems Network. She has received specialized training in Home-grown School Feeding for local governments and municipalities, demonstrating her commitment to practical solutions for sustainable food systems at the local and global levels.