Sikhalazo Dube

Sikhalazo Dube

ILRI regional representative, Southern Africa

Dube is Regional Representative for Southern Africa of the International Livestock Research Institute (ILRI). He joined ILRI in November 2014 from the Agriculture Research Council in South Africa where he was research team manager, Rangelands Management and Forage Program. His research, student supervision and policy inputs focus on rangelands ecology and gender, the dialogue between science, resources users and policy formulators, development of decision support tools and mapping of resources. He is a Trustee, member and former President of the Grassland Society of Southern Africa. He has a PhD in rangeland ecology and management from Texas A&M University.

My Projects

Inclusive red meat value chains for women and youth in Eastern and Southern Africa (K'LUSA)


Inclusive red meat value chains for women and youth in Eastern and Southern Africa (K'LUSA)

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Adoption and scaling up of improved livestock production systems in Zimbabwe (LIPS-Zim)

My Publications

Legume (Mucuna pruriens)-cereal products in livestock fattening rations: Innovation Packages and Scaling Readiness (IPSR) Innovation Profile

  • Manyawu, Godfrey J.
  • Gwiriri, Lovemore
  • Chakoma, Irenie
  • Moyo, Siboniso
  • Dube, Sikhalazo
  • Murungweni, Chrispen
  • Maarsdorp, Barbara
  • Mashanda, Promise
  • Chakoma, Charles

Zimbabwe livestock market assessment report

  • Homann-Kee Tui, Sabine
  • Dube, Thabani
  • Chakoma, Irenie
  • Gadzirayi, Christopher
  • Pfukenyi, Davies M.
  • Dube, Sikhalazo

Market situation analysis survey report for inclusive red meat value chains for women and youth in East and Southern Africa: Malawi

  • Thebulo, C.D.
  • Sichone, G.
  • YambaYamba, C.
  • Dube, Sikhalazo

The presence of antibiotic-resistant Staphylococcus spp. and Escherichia coli in smallholder pig farms in Uganda

  • Ikwap, K.
  • Gertzell, E.
  • Hansson, I.
  • Dahlin, L.
  • Selling, K.
  • Magnusson, Ulf
  • Dione, Michel M.
  • Jacobson, Magdalena

Why is production of animal source foods important for economic development in Africa and Asia?

  • Baltenweck, Isabelle
  • Enahoro, Dolapo K.
  • Frija, Aymen
  • Tarawali, Shirley A.
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Better lives through livestock: ILRI in SADC Region

  • Omore, Amos O.
  • Dube, Sikhalazo