Elias T. Ayuk

Dr. Elias T. Ayuk, an agricultural economist and national of Cameroon, is the Director of the United Nations University Institute for Natural Resources in Africa based in Accra, Ghana (UNU-INRA). He was previously a Senior Program Specialist at Canada’s International Development Research Centre Regional Office based in Dakar, Senegal. He had also served as the Senior Regional Policy Economist for the International Centre for Research in Agroforestry successively in Burkina Faso, Mali and Zimbabwe. His research interests include the social, economic and policy dimensions of natural resource management, economic modeling and international trade.