The African Forum on Green Economy will build connections between people and concepts. We invite all stakeholders to discuss how we can each play a role in greener, economic decision making.


Charles Karangwa

Regional Coordinator: Forests, Landscapes & Livelihood, IUCN Eastern & Southern Africa

Vanessa Ushie

African Development Bank 

Dr Arthur Bainomugisha​​

Executive Director, 

Advocates Coalition for Development and Environment

Lucy Muchoki

CEO, Pan African Agribusiness and Agroindustry Consortium

John Mudany

Director, African Institute for Development Policy (Kenya)

Lucy Waruingi

Executive Director, African Conservation Centre

Dr Najma Mohamed

Policy Director, Green Economy Coalition

Oshani Perera

Director, Sustainable Infrastructure


Mersie Ejigu

IUCN Commission on Economics, Environment and Social Policy

John Maughan

Green Growth Knowledge Platform

Shakespear Mudombi

Researcher, Trade & Industrial Policy Strategies South Africa

Ulrike Troeger

Helmholtz Centre

for Environmental Research

Ntiokam Divine

Founder, Climate Smart Agriculture Youth Network

Tom Sengalama

Climate & Resources Advisor,

UK Department for International Development - Uganda

Lewis Akenji

Executive Director, 


Nadine Bowles-Newark

Deputy Head, Ecosystem Policy Support, UNEP-WCMC

Mark Eigenraam

Director, Institute for the Development of Environmental-Economic Accounting

Sareme Gebre

Regional Coordinator for Business & Biodiversity, IUCN

Peter Katanisa

Ugandan Ministry of Natural Resources

William Speller

Programme Officer, UNEP TEEB Kenya

Beria Namanya 

Fresh Water Governance Manager, WWF Uganda

Dr Nontutuzelo Pearl Gola

South African

National Biodiversity Institute

Dr. William Oweke Ojwang

WWF Kenya

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