Bonface supports coordination of projects executed by the Nairobi Convention. He has experience in conservation and mapping of coastal and marine resources. Bonface holds a Master’s degree in conservation and management of lacustrine and marine resources.
Jared has a PhD in Marine Science and brings into the team more than 20 years of experience in research and management in coastal and marine ecosystems; wildlife management; climate change; and policy development, implementation and organizational development. He has intensive experience in programme design and implementation across governmental and non-governmental organizations where he has held various…
Coordinator, Nairobi convention
Dixon has over 20 years work experience in programme formulation and coordination. He has worked for, and with governments, non-governmental organizations, and research institutions on project design, implementation and coordination, in the diverse fields of, wildlife conservation and management, biodiversity assessment and monitoring, biodiversity information management, community biodiversity conservation, environmental impact assessment for many states in Africa.
Project Manager, GIZ
I’m Project Manager of the Western Indian Ocean Governance Initiative (WIOGI), based in Nairobi with my family since 2020. I have worked for GIZ for nearly 12 years in Germany and Zambia before Kenya. Prior to GIZ, I worked in WWF, private sector consultancy and the water industry in the UK. Over the last 13…
Senior Advisor, WIOGI
I work as Senior Advisor for the Western Indian Ocean Governance Initiative project. I am a lawyer by training with vast experience on regional ocean governance. I have worked in the Western Indian Ocean region for the last 7 years in research and advisory roles, and inter-governmental policy and legal processes.
Project Officer, GIZ
I currently work as a project officer for GIZ, responsible for Western Indian Ocean Governance Initiative activities. I am passionate about establishing, tracking and coordinating processes within projects to ensure goals and objectives are achieved. I quite love the serenity of oceans, and I enjoy my work because it gives me the opportunity to contribute…
WIOGI Consultant, GIZ
I currently work as a consultant for GIZ, providing support to the overall implementation of the Western Indian Ocean Governance Initiative (WIOGI), with a particular focus on the activities in Mozambique, where I live. I’m passionate about community-driven and gender-responsive approaches to natural resource management and biodiversity conservation and enjoy working with various stakeholders to…
SAPPHIRE Project Coordinator
Dr. Timothy Andrew, is a Policy and Governance Officer. He is serving at the Nairobi Convention as the Project Coordinator for the Western Indian Ocean Large Marine Ecosystems Strategic Action Programme Policy Harmonisation and Institutional Reforms (SAPPHIRE) project.