Aicha Mechri

PhD. Candidate

Academic Career:

Since 2020
Research Assistant for SLE RESEARCH, Centre for Rural Development, Albrecht Daniel Thaer Institute, Faculty of Life Sciences, Humboldt University Berlin

Since 2020
PhD student, Division of the Economics of Agricultural Cooperatives, Albrecht Daniel Thaer-Institute, Faculty of Life Sciences, Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin

Food and Agricultural Organization of the United Nations (FAO)
Department of Food and Agricultural Statistics
Consultant for the Global Strategy to Improve Agricultural and Rural Statistics: Methodological research for agricultural production costs, productivity and efficiency measurement; Technical assistance for agricultural statistics programs in Africa and Asia/Pacific regions

2012 – 2013
Guest researcher – Thünen Institute of Farm economics, Braunschweig, Germany
Established and coordinated the activities of agri benchmark Cash Crop and Beef and Sheep networks in the Maghreb countries

2010 – 2011 Consultant – Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations – Sub Regional Office for North Africa
Establishment of a Food and Agriculture Policy Decisions Monitoring System in North Africa after the world food price crisis (2007 – 2008)

2009 – 2010
Consultant – Deutsche Gesellschaft für Internationale Zusammenarbeit, Tunis
Supported the integration of the Tunisian olive oil in European markets: founding of an olive oil p roducers association

2010 – 2014
Master degree in Agricultural Economics Higher Institute of Agricultural Sciences – University of Carthago, Tunisia: Institutional Management of Irrigation Water Associations

2004 – 2009
Engineering degree in Agronomy / Agricultural Sciences. University of Carthago, Tunisia/ University of Sousse Tunisia