Alessandra Galiè

Alessandra Galiè

Team leader: Gender

Alessandra Galiè is the Team Leader: Gender at ILRI. She conducts research on gender in livestock value chains with a focus on gender analysis in genetics, empowerment and nutrition and food security. Before joining ILRI she worked at the International Centre for Agricultural Research in the Dry Areas (ICARDA) on gendered empowerment, seed governance and participatory plant breeding. She also worked in the NGO sector. She holds a PhD from Wageningen University and an MA in social anthropology of development from the University of London.

My Projects


Women in business: Chicken seed dissemination in Ethiopia and Tanzania

My Blog Posts

ILRI research project in Ghana

ILRI research project in Ghana is identifying approaches that benefit women in vaccine delivery

Building a Community: The Gender and Livestock Data Community of Practice

Ghana: Why the goats won't die on her watch

My Publications

Institutional and theoretical learning on gender analysis through the CGIAR Research Program on Livestock

  • Galiè, Alessandra
  • Pyburn, Rhiannon
  • Baltenweck, Isabelle
  • Quintero, S.

Training manual on entrepreneurship and canvas business plan development

  • Galiè, Alessandra

Women in Business closure workshop, Dar es Salaam, Tanzania 19-20 September 2022

  • Kitalyi, Aichi
  • Shetto, Mary
  • Omore, Amos O.
  • Galiè, Alessandra

Gender, diversity and equity in agricultural research for development: examples from Africa

  • Baltenweck, Isabelle
  • Galiè, Alessandra

Intersectionality in gender and agriculture: Toward an applied research design

  • Tavenner, Katie
  • Crane, Todd A.
  • Bullock, Renee M.
  • Galiè, Alessandra

Gender in quantitative surveys in livestock systems and value chains: Protocol for data collection and analysis

  • Omondi, Immaculate A.
  • Baltenweck, Isabelle
  • Galiè, Alessandra