Maurice Juma Ogada works with the International Livestock Research Institute (ILRI) under the ReSAKSS programme. Before joining ILRI, Maurice was a Policy Analyst at the Kenya Institute for Public Policy Research and Analysis (KIPPRA) under the Productive Division. He holds a Masters of Arts degree in Economic Policy Management from Makerere University and is currently a PhD candidate at the School of Economics, Kenyatta University. Maurice was a Junior Research Fellow/Program Assistant with EfD-K before joining KIPPRA. He was also the first beneficiary of the EfD-K young professional (YP) programme under KIPPRA. Maurice has special interest in environment and resource economics. He has successfully worked on various international and national research projects.