CRP- Grain Legumes & Dryland Cereals
Neena Jacob is an Indian national. Neena brings a number of skills ranging from program management, financial planning, strategic planning, organizational development, monitoring and evaluation, knowledge management, marketing, and administration. Prior to joining ICRISAT, Neena has worked with organizations such as the National Institute of Public Finance and Policy, British Council India, Telecentre.org Foundation, Philippines. She has also worked on short-term assignments with UNDP and was the CCM-India Coordinator for the Country Proposal for the Round 8 Funding of the Global Fund for AIDS, Tuberculosis and Malaria. She has managed assignments from diverse fields that encompassed conceptualizing, designing, launching, evaluating and documenting project activities, building partnerships, capacity building and market intelligence. Her jobs involved close and regular interaction with multiple stakeholders like bi-lateral and multi-lateral organizations, development organizations, Private sector, Civil Society, National Human Rights Institutions, Government organizations and Academic institutions across the Commonwealth.