Rashid is a Horticulture Fellow with extensive experience working in emergency and development contexts in arid and semi-arid counties in the Horn of Kenya.
Rashid has over four years of experience in project management in livelihoods, nutrition, agriculture, value chain, resilience building and health. Currently an Agriculture Officer with County Government of Isiolo, he mobilises communities to work together to promote sustainable livelihoods, food security and nutrition resilience. Rashid works with smallholders in the food systems to improve their productivity, enhance their income and build resilience to climate change shocks. He is a trainer of trainers on sustainable agriculture with a goal to promote access to healthy, safe, and nutritious foods and sustainable income by the marginalized and vulnerable population through inclusive food system transformation. Rashid holds a BSc in Foods, Nutrition and Dietetics from Egerton University.