Alex Russell

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Strategic Communications Manager

  • MRR Innovation Lab

Alex Russell develops and implements the MRR Innovation Lab's strategic communications plans and manages its web and print communications. He also manages relationships with media, researchers, news service groups and related agencies. Russell holds a B.A. in Literature from UC Santa Cruz and a M.A. in English from UC Davis.

Articles by Alex Russell

Strengthening Market Systems for Small-scale Farmers in Developing Countries

Market systems are critical for rural households in developing countries who rely on agriculture for food and income. MRR Innovation Lab research teams are developing and testing ways to strengthen market systems, which will provide insights on how to make markets work better for all and to spur inclusive agriculture-led growth.