Ms Hlamalani Ngwenya

Ministerial Trustee

Ms Ngwenya is currently a representative of the Minister of DAFF on the Citrus Industry Trust, a coordinator of Global Forum for Rural Advisory Services (GFRAS) Consortium & Extension Education and Training, Policy dialogues and evaluation of extension programmes initiatives (including development of self-directed learning material for the new extensionist learning kit). She also works for International Crops Research for the Semi-Aric Tropics (ICRISAT) where her key role includes stakeholder liaison for the Agricultural Modelling Intercomparison and Improvement Project (AgMIP). She is also a part time lecturer in rural development sociology at the University of Free State. She is the former Manager for communications and knowledge at Food, Agriculture, Natural Resources Policy Analysis Network (FANRPAN) and for AgriSETA as skills planning manager.