Amina Hamza


• Proposal development, data collection, project coordination, and preparations and implementations of workplans

• Project Coordinator- KMFRI Blue Forest Project - funded by Global Environmental Facility (GEF) – United Nation Environmental Programme (UNEP) with an overall role to upscale and replicate Mikoko Pamoja (http://www.bluecarbonportal.org/mikokopamoja) to other mangrove areas. The project is part of a global GEF project on Standardized methodologies for Carbon Accounting and Ecosystem Services Valuation of Blue Forests, being implemented in Ecuador, Mozambique, Indonesia, Madagascar, Abu Dhabi and Kenya
• Western Indian Ocean Marine Science Association (WIOMSA)
• MSc. Student (Marine and Lacustrine Science & Management); Vrije Universiteit Brussel. Brussels, Belgium.

• BSc. (Natural Resources Management); Egerton University
Design and development of sustainable resource harvest strategies and management of the marine resources (with particular interest on Mangrove ecosystem)

Involved in many mangrove research activities at the Kenyan Coast, most notably development of the National Mangrove Management Plan.

Development of Project Idea Note (PIN) and Project Design Document (PDD) for the purposes of upscaling Mikoko Pamoja to Vanga mangrove ecosystem.
• Bosire J.O., Lang’at J.K., Kirui B., Kairo J. G., Mwihaki L. M., and Hamza A. J. 2015. Mangroves of Kenya. In: Bosire J. O., Man- gora M. M., Bandeira S., Rajkaran A., Ratsimbazafy R., Appadoo C. and Kairo J. G. (eds.). Mangroves of the Western Indian Ocean: Status and Management. WIOMSA, Zanzibar Town, pp. 15-31

• Kairo, J. G., Okello, J. A., Hamza, A. J., Mrabu, E., Githaiga, M. N. (2014). Local community guide to mangrove forests rehabilitation in Kenya. KCDP Project. KMFRI, Mombasa.

• Kairo, J. G.; Okello, J. A.; Hamza, A. J.; Mrabu, E., Githaiga, M. N. (2014). Tool Kit for Community-based Mangrove Reforestation and Management. KCDP Project. KMFRI, Mombasa.

• Hamza A. J, and JG Kairo 2011. Enhancing sustainable management of mangrove resources in Kenya through participatory approach. Final Technical Report. (KEN/SGP/OP4/RAF/08/03), Nairobi Kenya.

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Mombasa (Gazi)
Amina Hamza


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