Yvonne Nyokabi

Former YCR Country Director for Kenya
Yvonne Nyokabi

Yvonne Nyokabi Gachugi holds a BSc in Industrial Chemistry and is currently pursuing an MSc in Environmental Science. She currently works for the Africa Adaptation programme – Kenyan chapter as a programme officer in charge of knowledge management. In her professional capacity she has coordinated and participated in the production of a national climate change documentary, compilation of an evidence of climate change photo catalogue and development of a climate change actors compendium. Yvonne is passionate about the environment, good governance and sustainable development. She is affiliated with the UNEP –TUNZA programme where she has participated as a delegate at various international forums. In addition she is a member of the Africa Youth Environmental Network (AYEN). Due to her remarkable understanding of the environmental sector she has spoken at various youth forums in Kenya on the subjects of green economy and sustainable development and youth participation.