Project Manager : Training , Learning and Skills Development: Lucky Xaba
Qualification: National Diploma in Animal Production Institution: Mangosuthu Technikon.
Honours Degree in Environmental Science Institution: UNISA
Other courses: Project Management, Advanced International Training Program on Education for Sustainable Development.
Mr Xaba started his career as Agricultural Technician at the Department of Agriculture responsible for advising small-scale farmers on sustainable farming activities. He then moved to CSIR as a Laboratory Researcher responsible for conducting various test required in farming. He joined Food and Trees for Africa in 2003 and was responsible for managing the Greening and establishment of Permaculture food gardens in schools, settlements in different municipalities in SA. In 2015 he was appointed at the Training and Development Manager at AfriGrow and he was responsible for managing the skills capacitation for the farmers across all the projects within AfriGrow.