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Bernhard Hack

  • Knowledge Sharing & Research Collaboration Specialist
  • International Livestock Research Institute
  • 1PublicationsNumber of items in Bernhard's My Publications folder on Mendeley.
  • 19ReadersNumber of instances of Bernhard's publications in Mendeley libraries. Updated daily.


I am a development professional specializing in Online Communication and Knowledge Management for Development. I help people understand how to use collaboration software to work better with their colleagues and clients. I am based at ILRI in Nairobi, Kenya where I focus on strategically leveraging enterprise 2.0 tools for research collaboration. My handle for most online platforms is ‘benhack’.

Recent publications

  • Learning to share knowledge for global agricultural progress

    • Rivas S
    • Galie A
    • Hack B
    • et al.

Professional experience

Knowledge Sharing & Research Collaboration Specialist


November 2013 - Present

Expert Internet and Social Media

Deutsche Gesellschaft fur Internationale Zusammenarbeit GmbH

August 2012 - September 2013(a year)

Knowledge Sharing & Communications Expert

International Center for Agricultural Research in the Dry Areas Jordan

January 2010 - January 2012(2 years)


MA Social Anthropology of Development

School of Oriental and African Studies, University of London

September 2002 - June 2003(9 months)

BA Peace and Development Studies

University of Bradford

September 1999 - June 2002(3 years)

Other profiles


Co-authors (7)