Lindsey is the Senior Communications Advisor at Development Gateway. In this role, she leads the overall DG communication strategy and provides in-depth guidance, support, and expertise for major program communications. Lindsey helps DG programs develop clearer communications strategies, helping to organize and execute major launches and other events, and engaging with the global policy community.
Prior to DG, Lindsey was the Development and Communications Manager at St. John’s Community Services. She has ten years of domestic and international communications experience, including as a Peace Corps Volunteer in Kyrgyzstan. Lindsey earned her BA in International Relations from American University and her MA in International Development Studies with a certificate in International Science and Technology Policy from the George Washington University.
Launching this week, the VIFAA Ghana Fertilizer Dashboard aims to fill key fertilizer information gaps, increase data-driven policy and investment decisions in the fertilizer sector, and develop comprehensive, user-centered fertilizer data dashboards. Here is a deep dive into what is visualized on the dashboard.
Mr. Gideon Negedu, the Executive Secretary of The Fertilizer Producers & Suppliers Association of Nigeria (FEPSAN,) describes using rumors for planning and the importance of the VIFAA Nigeria Dashboard in evidence-based advocacy.
Professor Victor O. Chude is the Registrar/CEO of Nigeria Institute of Soil Science (NISS), where his work centers around efforts to produce and use more region and crop-specific fertilizers to increase crop yields and food security. Professor Chude describes how the newly launched VIFAA Dashboard supports his work and feeds into decision-making.