Philip Wangia is an environmental expert with valuable Sustainable Development knowledge accumulated over 10 years of practical experience gained in both private sector and public service. He is currently working as an Environmental Officer and Inspector at the County Government of Nyeri, Kenya. Philip is skilled in environmental Impact Assessments and audits, Site inspection and environmental enforcement, Monitoring and evaluation, Environmental and Social Risk Management, Occupational Safety and Health, policy formulation and training. In the current position he is responsible for proactively coordinating all environmental and natural resource management related issues at Sub- County level; community sensitization on environmental conservation, guiding environmental and social safeguards, climate action planning and implementation at county level.
Mr. Wangia holds a Bachelor’s degree in Environmental Science (Egerton University- Kenya) and a Master’s Degree in Sustainable Urban Development (Kenyatta University- Kenya). Philip is actively involved in sensitizing communities on environmental and Climate Change issues using both social media and mainstream media.