Ibrahima Kadaoure is a proud Niger citizen, husband, and father of 4 beautiful children. He received his training as an agricultural engineer, with a specialty in rural engineering, in Belgium from the University of Gembloux’s Agronomic Sciences department. He is currently a FEWS NET Deputy Field Scientist for the Sahel and West Africa regions, hosted in the AGRYMET Regional Center of Niamey, Niger. He is exceptionally skilled in applied Geographic Information Systems (GIS) and Remote Sensing. Within these disciplines he focuses on monitoring the crop growing season, food security, capacity building, and teaching.