Mamadou, Sanogo

Company: International Institut for water and environmental Engineering (2IE)

Position: Post-doctoral researcher in agricultural economist

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I am an agricultural economist with eight (08) years of professional experience. I have experience in public administration as an agricultural economist, working on agricultural sector development and promotion and capacity building of rural actors. As a researcher, I work on the adoption of agricultural innovations and impact assessment of development projects and programs.


1.     Adama Kaboré, Mamadou Sanogo, Silamane Kaboré, Patric Ayedegue, Edwige L. I. Ouattara, Saliou Sall, Antoine Sangue, et Quentin Wodon (2024). « Perceptions de la violence dans les universités au Burkina Faso », IICBA Discussion Paper 2023-6,

2.      Mamadou Sanogo (2022), Fertilisation microdose au Burkina Faso: déterminants socio-économiques et stratégies économiques de mitigation des risques (Thèse). Sciences agronomiques et ingénierie biologique, Unité d’économie rurale, Université Catholique de Louvain (UCLouvain), Belgique. Promoteurs: Gaspart, Frédéric; Kabore, Daniel.

3.     Mamadou Sanogo Frederic Gaspart, Daniel Kabore, Sibiri Jean-Baptiste Taonda, Idriss Serme, Marie-Paule Kestemont, Charles Bielders (2022).  Farmers’perceptions of fertilizer-microdosing adoption and continued use in Burkina Faso”. African Journal of Agricultural Research. Vol 18, No 11. pp: 907-918.

4.     Mamadou Sanogo Frederic Gaspart, Daniel Kabore, Sibiri Jean-Baptiste Taonda, Marie-Paule Kestemont (2020).  Analysis of labor opportunity cost on the economic profitability of fertilizer microdosing (FM) in Burkina Faso”. Journal of Development and agricultural economics. Vol.12, No.13. pp: 198-205.

5.     Mamadou Sanogo Frederic Gaspart, Daniel Kabore, Sibiri Jean-Baptiste Taonda, Marie-Paule Kestemont (2020). “The determinants of fertilizer microdosing adoption and impact on sorghum and maize yields in Burkina Faso”. Journal of Economics and Sustainable Development. Vol.11, No.6. pp:144-122.


PhD in Agricultural economics, Catholic University of Louvain, Belgium, January 2022.

-        Thesis: fertilizer microdosing in Burkina Faso: socio-economic determinants and risks mitigation strategies. ».

-        Supervisors: Pr. Frédéric GASPART (UCL-Belgique), Pr. Daniel KABORE (CAPES-Burkina).

Master in Agricultural economics and Policy, Programme de Troisième Cycle Interuniversitaire (PTCI), University of Ouaga 2 and University of Ghana, Legon, July 2015.

-        Thesis: adoption of fertilizer microdosing and credit access constraints: the case of sorghum in Burkina Faso.

-        Supervisors: Prof Kimseyinga SAVADOGO (University of Ouaga 2); Dr Sibiri Jean-Baptiste TAONDA (CNRST- INERA).

Master’s in economics, Macroconomics, University of Ouaga 2, Burkina Faso. June 2011.

License in Economics, Macroeconomics, University of Ouaga 2, Burkina Faso. June 2010


Post-doctoral researcher in Agricultural economics, International Institute for Water, and environmental Engineering (2iE). Project: small-scale irrigation in Burkina Faso”, with partners (CIRAD, PRACTICA, ZALF, INERA, CISC, APESI) from 2020 to 2024

PhD student researcher in agricultural economics, Institut de l’Environnement et de Recherche Agricoles (INERA) and Louvain Catholic University (UCLouvain). Project: Sustainable Intensification of Millet, sorghum, and maize by fertilizer microdosing project (MICROFERTI) in Burkina Faso from 2017 to 2022

Research Associate, Innovation for Poverty Action (IPA). project:Sanitation Pricing for the Urban Poor in Burkina Faso, 2014-2017. . November 14, 2015, to February 13, 2016.

Technical advisor in agricultural economic studies and analysis, Rural Economic Office, Minister of Agriculture, Burkina Faso. January 2017 to December 2022.

Program facilitator, Civil and Hydraulic Engineering Office (Bureau d’Ingénierie en Génie Civil et Hydraulique (BIGH)), « Supporting stakeholders and monitoring the implementation of the drinking Water Supply Infrastructure Management System Reform in rural and semi-urban areas ». 5 octobre au 15 décembre 2015.

Economic consultant, mission head, Innovative Hub for Research in Africa (IHfRA). Baseline survey of women members (shea kernel collectors) of cooperatives in Kayes, Koulikoro, Ségou and Sikasso, Mali funded by the World Bank. 2022.

Economic Consultant, Design the baseline at households’ level: analysis of household survey data and reporting “, agro-ecological project (AGRO Tipaalga), convention « CIRAD, DANONE impact Project Tipaalga » , 2017

Economic Consultant, Impact assessment: Zoo-economic study of livestock farms among the beneficiaries of FAO's " Petit Elevage" projects in Burkina Faso, 2016

Technical expert, Maison de l’entreprise du Burkina (Burkina Enterprise Home). Supporting promoters (farmers' organizations) in setting up a financing request to benefit from “FASBagré project, funded by the World Bank, 2017