Hon. Prof. Adjima Thiombiano

Minister, Ministry of Education, Burkina Faso

Hon. Professor Adjima Thiombiano is the new Minister of Higher Education, Research and Innovation. He was appointed on October 25, 2022. He has been a full professor in plant biology and ecology since 2011. Prof. Thiombiano, 56, has held several positions in university administration. He was, among others, Director General of the Institute of Sciences in Ouagadougou and President of the Thomas Sankara University. He has also received training in several other areas. These include environmental assessment, phytosociology, species and ecosystem productivity and fauna-flora interaction.