Eliengerasi G. Koka, a 26-year-old PhD candidate (Natural Resource Assessment and Management) at the University of Dar es Salaam with a background of MSc in Ecosystems Science and Management and BSc in Forestry from Sokoine University of Agriculture.
Self-motivated and committed researcher in areas related to Ecosystem, Biodiversity Conservation, climate change and Management of Natural Resources. Committed to ensuring Forest lands are used safely and purposefully. Dedicated to environmental ecologist and ensuring environmental regulations comply. Team player who is able to effectively collaborate with coworkers to devise and implement creative solutions.
Climate change is not gender neutral. It has profound adverse impacts on women, particularly in the Global South. Efforts to respond and adapt to climate change, must incorporate a gender mainstreaming approach.