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Dr. Mary Shetto

Chief Executive Officer

Dr. Mary Christine Shetto is a Agriculture and Rural Development practitioner with over 20 years of experience in the management of agricultural development programmes and provision of advisory services in Tanzania. Before joining Kilimo Trust, she worked with the Ministry of Agriculture Food Security and Cooperatives and Development Projects in Tanzania.

She joined Kilimo Trust as the Team Leader of the Competitive African Rice Initiative (CARI) and Kilimo Trust Tanzania. Specifically, Mary has knowledge and long experience with respect ...

Our History

We began in 2005 as an organization funding agricultural research focused on technical innovations...Readmore

Our Priorities

We believe that market access is critical in igniting an agricultural transformation; which requires that farmers exit from subsistence... Read more


Kilimo Trust Head Quarters
Plot 42 Princess Anne Drive, Bugolobi, Kampala Uganda
Telephone: +256 392 264 980/1/2
Email: admin@kilimotrust.org