Fedes van Rijn is senior scientist in Impact Evaluation Value Chains and Food Systems at Wageningen Economic Research.
She has a strong track record in the evaluation of agricultural research and development, private sector support and sustainability standards in tropical value chains. Her specialization is in the development, implementation and analysis of quantitative and mixed methods impact evaluations. She has extensive experience in field research and stakeholder consultation in multicultural and multi-stakeholder settings.
As a senior scientist she supervises and develops high quality impact evaluation methodologies. Fedes collaborates with multinational, multidisciplinary teams that conduct research on issues like smallholder farmer livelihoods, living wage and working conditions, inclusive value chain development and private sector development.