Professor Mohamed Osman Ahmed Bushara is the North African regional Representative. Prof. Bushara is a professor of Agricultural Economics at the University of Gezira,Sudan since 1991. He was elected as member of the executive board of the African Association of Agricultural Economists (AAAE) for the period from 2016-2019. Prof. Bushara is an accomplished researcher with great practical experiences in various subjects of economics; besides his area of expertise in agricultural economics. With comprehensive understanding of economics as an academician and practitioner. Born in 1956 is from Kassala State, Sudan. He got PhD degree in agricultural economics from Universiti Putra Malaysia (UPM) Malaysia (2001). In 2002, he was awarded a Silver medal for innovative excellence in research: Research Management Centre (RMC); UPM. Malaysia. His main research is on efficiency and productivity analysis, project evaluation and analysis and Market. He is the head Department of Agricultural Economics.