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

Women in business: Chicken seed dissemination in Ethiopia and Tanzania

ILRI research project in Ghana

Transforming the vaccine delivery system in Ghana: identifying approaches that benefit women

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

L’indice pour l’autonomisation des femmes dans le secteur l’élevage (WELBI): Un guide pédagogique

  • Galiè, Alessandra
  • Teufel, Nils
  • Kariuki, Eunice
  • Omondi, Immaculate A.

Kielezo cha uwezeshaji wa wanawake katika biashara inayohusiana na mifugo (WELBI): Mwongozo wa maagizo

  • Galiè, Alessandra
  • Teufel, Nils
  • Omondi, Immaculate A.
  • Kariuki, Eunice

The Women’s Empowerment In Livestock Business Index (WELBI): An Instructional Guide

  • Omondi, Immaculate A.
  • Galiè, Alessandra
  • Teufel, Nils
  • Kariuki, Eunice
ILRI publication cover

Feeds and forages, women’s empowerment and climate change: What is the link?

  • Galiè, Alessandra

Normative constraints and opportunities for women’s economic resilience to climate change in chicken, cassava and fish value chains of selected sites in Tanzania

  • Achandi, Esther L.
  • Bullock, Renee
  • Galiè, Alessandra
  • Jeremiah, Adolf
  • Msita, Sarah
  • Mwakanyamale, Devis
  • Obuolo, Enoch

Studying a gender responsive vaccine system: Retrospective analysis of best methods

  • McKune, S.
  • Galiè, Alessandra
  • Miller, B.A.
  • Bukachi, S.A.
  • Bikaako, W.
  • Pyburn, R.