Emil Gevorgyan is an expert on international development cooperation and holds a doctorate in agricultural sciences. He has graduated and gained his professional experience at different German universities and international research centers. In recent years, he was a research fellow at the Humboldt University of Berlin, working at the interface between research, politics and practice. His focus on inclusive and sustainable development in European and African countries gave him a mixture of experience in working cross-culturally and implementing international projects and programs for achieving real impact. Currently he is a guest scholar at Leibniz Centre of Agricultural Landscape Research - ZALF and provides voluntary consultancy to the Armenien Parliament.