Category: Agriculture/Agroforestry

Yvonne Otieno

Yvonne Otieno

Yvonne works as Communications Officer at the World Agroforestry Centre. She has 11 years’ experience in communication, writing, editing, and media management and is a social media enthusiast. Yvonne has a Diploma in Broadcast Journalism from the Kenya Institute of Mass Communication and a Degree in Journalism and Media Studies (Development Communication) from the University of Nairobi, and is an active member of the Association of Media Women in Kenya (AMWIK). She is currently undertaking a Masters in Development Communication

Upcoming Beating Famine Conference set to encourage Farmer Managed Natural Regeneration

Upcoming Beating Famine Conference set to encourage Farmer Managed Natural Regeneration

I first visited the Talensi-Nabdam district in Ghana in July 2009. I was there to run a workshop with community leaders on Farmer Managed Natural Regeneration (FMNR), the reforestation method that I had stumbled upon while living in...