Experts & Staff

WRI brings together 1,400 experts and other staff in working in seven programs: food, forests, water, energy, cities, climate and the ocean and four centers of excellence for business, economics, finance and equity. Our staff and researchers work globally to produce data-based solutions that generate real change on the ground.

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29 Featured Experts

Program Experts & Staff

Bernadette Arakwiye

Research Associate, Forest Program, WRI Africa

Prince Baraka Lucungu

Natural Resources Policy Expert

Prince Baraka Lucungu

Susan Chomba

Director of Vital Landscapes, WRI Africa

Susan Chomba

Angel Cibemba

Communications Specialist Central and West Africa

Helen Ding

Environmental Economist

Achille Djeagou Tchoffo

Technical Assistant OTP, Congo Basin

Samuel Kabiru

Manager, The Land Accelerator, WRI Africa

Samuel Kabiru

Kendie Kenmoe

Technical Manager for Central and West Africa

Roger Mambeta

Forest Atlas Coordinator, Democratic Republic of Congo

Joseph Mangouende

National Technical Assistant, Republic of Congo

Tshims Mbala

Driver and Logistics Assistant, DRC Office

Duclaire Mbouna

Principal Advisor, Cameroon

Jean Maurice Muneza

Regional Coordinator for Land Use Planning, Republic of Congo

Gilbert Muvunankiko

Communications Specialist II, Global Restoration Initiative

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Peter Ndunda

Senior Associate, AFR100, Global Restoration Initiative

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Kevin Nfor

Technical Assistant, Central Africa Forest Initiative

Patrice Ngoy Lusambya

Central Africa Operations Manager

Joelle Nkosi Boeli

Natural Resource Governance Assistant, Democratic Republic of Congo

Teodyl Nkuintchua

Country Manager For The Republic Of Congo

Stevanche Nzingoula Loufouma

Technical Assistant, Republic of Congo

Serge Rafanoharana

Remote Sensing & Database Manager, Madagascar Program

Andry Rasamuel

IT & Communications Officer, Madagascar Program

Guy Shemisi

Accountant, Central Africa Forest Initiative

Meseret Shiferaw

Associate II

Yulia Stange

Senior Manager, Global Alliance to End Environmental Crime

Yulia Stange

Carl Romann Tchissambou

Administrative and Financial Assistant

Laura Vary

Senior Manager, Madagascar Lead and Africa Liaison

Lucienne Wilmé

National Coordinator, Madagascar Program

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