ATAI Researchers are a select group of leading impact evaluation specialists in agriculture, the majority from J-PAL and CEGA networks.

ATAI is led by a Board of J-PAL and CEGA affiliates, supported by a staff “Secretariat.” To view the full list of our affiliates, see the organization websites for CEGA and J-PAL.



Senior Agricultural Adviser at the International Rescue Committee

Frances Kimmins works for the International Rescue Committee an International NGO working in crisis and conlfict affected countries where rural women invariably are involved in farming to restore their food security and livelihoods. She is working with female and male farmers in Uganda, Zimbabwe, Cote D’Ivoire, Myanmar, Central African Republic and we put emphasis on rigorous research, evaluation and learning on how to provide safe effective agricultural based opportunties for women that can contribute to well being as well as economic outcomes.