Pauline Owiti

Pauline Owiti is a Professional agronomist and a community development agent. She has a strong background in Ocean Conservation and Climate advocacy at national and international levels. She worked as an event coordinator at Mock COP26(https//:www.mockcop.org) and currently serving as the National Coordinator of Kenya at United Nations Conference of Youth (https//:www.ukcoy16.org), Kenya Coordinator at Extinction Rebellion and part of Kenya Youth Biodiversity Network.

 

With much interest in Ocean Conservation, Pauline has worked as a Project Lead for Kenya at Parvati Foundation an initiative aiming to declare Arctic Ocean a Marine Protected Area and now working in the same Foundation as research lead on Arctic Oil and Gas working group (www.parvati.org) and most importantly an inaugural member of Sustainable Ocean Alliance Youth Policy Advisory Council as African Representative (www.soalliance.org). She has received training on climate matters from different institutions including Climate Reality Corps, Oxford Climate Society and Care About Climate. Her major goal is to create a sustainable healthy planet and a space where youth voices are considered into decision making practices as part of participation and democracy.