Dr. George Wamukoya

Veronica N.G. Jakarasi

Veronica is the Manager for Climate Finance and Sustainability at the Infrastructure Development Bank of Zimbabwe. She is a seasoned climate change negotiator for Zimbabwe under the United Nations Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC) and an expert reviewer for Annex 1 countries greenhouse gas inventories in the waste sector. Her areas of research interest are in climate change, sustainability, development finance and green growth. She has published in the study fields of climate finance, climate change adaptation and disaster risk management and resilience. She is a seasoned trainer in climate change related issues, including climate diplomacy, climate finance, climate advocacy, green procurement, and gender and climate change. She has over 12 years of experience in climate change, environment and natural resources management. Mrs. Jakarasi is a PhD Student with the University of South Africa, a USA Techwomen 2017 Fellow and an Africa Climate Leadership Programme 2018 Fellow. Email: verogundu@gmail.com