Market Analysts Profile


Shomi Changawa is a lead data analyst at Bungle Integrated Development Program, with over three years experience in data analysis, project monitoring and evaluation, support of research analyst, management and improvement of standardized excel models and input and update of data in a common database.


Shomi is also well versed in the Kenyan Cashew value chain and a Master Trainer in Cashew nuts value chain too.


He is a M. A. student (Project planning and management) and a holder of BA Arts in mathematics and economics with concentration in statistics from Pwani University, Kenya.


JOHNSON Amissan Dzifanou

JOHNSON Amissan Dzifanou is a Company Manager and Director of DZIFANOU GROUP Sarl. Mr. Johnson is a specialist in the purchase, processing and export of commodities including cashew nuts, shea and sesame seeds.

With an experience of nearly 20 years, Mr. Johnson is in close contact with the major stakeholders of the cashew nut sector in Togo.

Often consulted as an expert for projects on the above-mentioned products, he is also the main promoter of a cashew club for reflection on the species in Togo, called CPAT (Comité pour la Promotion de l'Anacarde au Togo).


Dr. Seydou Ndiaye

Dr. Seydou Ndiaye holds a PhD in Agroforestry and Plant Production. He has been working for 7 years on production improvement and cashew tree, soil and crop interactions. He is currently a young research associate at the Laboratory of Agroforestry and Ecology at the Assane Seck University in Ziguinchor, Senegal.









KOURA is a non-profit, non-political, non-governmental association working in the field of humanitarian aid and sustainable development. Its main objective is to sustainably improve the living conditions of underprivileged populations in a perspective of autonomy.


Created on 01 July 2013, KOURA on the receipt of association declaration N° 009/MEMIS/DGAT/DAG/SDVA, has its headquarters in Korhogo in the north of Ivory Coast from where it carries out its activities.