Communications Manager, Food and Land Use Coalition
Sophie Mongalvy is a Communications Manager at the Food and Land Use Coalition (FOLU).
Prior to joining WRI, Sophie was a journalist for 17 years, working at Agence France-Presse (AFP) and Bloomberg News. She was a foreign correspondent in East Africa, Scandinavia, and West Africa. Working in print and video, she was a deputy coordinator of AFP's video output from across Africa before moving to Lagos, Nigeria, where she was Bureau Chief for Bloomberg News.
During a sabbatical, Sophie decided to pivot her focus towards environment and development issues. She joined WRI and FOLU in April 2021 as a consultant before becoming a staff.
Sophie is French-Danish and now lives in The Hague with her daughter. She enjoys organising debate evenings with friends and neighbours and loves spending time outdoors.
Food and Land Use Coalition
A community of organizations and individuals committed to the urgent need for food and land use transformation to create a healthier planet and healthier people.Part of Food