With our ONLINE EDUCATION CONSULTANCY, we help you build the necessary skills to face today's world challenges in FOOD SECURITY & AGRICULTURE. We want to be here for you every step of the way. Our education consultants will work with you to take you to the next step on your educational journey.
Applied research for development
Incubation and capacity building
Mentoring and training
Conferencing and presentation
Project design and implementation
Food and nutrition security
Natural resource management
PATRICK CORTBAOUI is an agricultural engineer, food security consultant and project manager with over 12 years track record in providing solutions to alleviate food insecurity in different regions of the world including North America, Latin America & the Caribbean, Africa, Middle East and Asia. This is done through the establishment and implementation of pre-/post-production technologies and sustainable food management strategies and programmes that meet the requirements of the producer, the retailer and the consumer while improving resource-use efficiency along agri-food value chains. Patrick has wide expertise in management encompassing Research-for Development, Partnership Building and Resource Mobilization. Exceptional strengths include Institutional Development, Strategic and Operational Planning, Communication and Outreach Management, and Team Mentoring and Training. He currently serves as the Managing Director at the Margaret A. Gilliam Institute for Global Food Security at McGill University, strengthening the Institute’s role and partnership between academia, the private sector, governments and NGOs. In this capacity, he oversees all operations, functions and activities of the Institute. He is responsible for giving the proper strategic direction and implementing a high-quality vision. Patrick received his PhD. in Bioresouce Engineering from McGill University. His interest was to develop and validate engineering solutions to reducing post-harvest losses of fresh fruits and vegetables thereby increasing food availability without compromising the environment.