+254 721 990 892

Dr. Joram Kagombe

FSK National Chairman 2016-2019

Dr. Joram Kagombe

FSK National Chairman 2016-2019
  • National Chairman, Forest Society of Kenya
  • Working as a Research scientist in Kenya Forestry Research Institute and Regional Director, Central Highland Ecoregion Research Program
  • Doctor of Philosophy in Environmental Studies, Kenyatta University, 2018. Area of research is Payment for environmental services focusing on watershed conservation in Thika dam
  • Masters of Science Degree in Tropical Forestry and Management (Msc. Tropical Forestry and Management); Technical University of Dresden, Germany, 1998. DAAD scholar
  • Bachelor of Science Degree in Forestry; Second Class Honours, Upper Division, Moi University, 1989.

Academic Qualifications & Certifications

Masters Degree

Fields of Competence

  • Socio-economic and policy
  • Payment for environmental services
  • Strategic natural resource management planning
  • Participatory forest management
  • Ecosystem service valuation
  • Project management and planning
  • Establishment and management of forest plantations

Membership in Professional Societies

  • Forest Society of Kenya
  • East African Wild Life Society
  • Forest Action Network
  • Kenya Forests Working Group
  • Katoomba Group
  • Nature Kenya
  • Network for Environmental Services in Africa (NESA)