David Michael Terungwa
|Member Since||Jan 11, 2016||CoLab Points (actual)|
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|Country||Nigeria||CoLab Points (max. potential)|
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A highly efficient & dedicated individual with over 15 years' combined experience in project management, operations, research & administration in non-profit and social development. Passionate about environmental management, sustainable agriculture and renewable energy, dedicated to enabling sustainable development in Sub Saharan Africa.
David is the Founder and Executive Director of GIFSEP- Global Initiative for Food Security and Ecosystem Preservation based in Nigeria; Mike advocates, educates and mobilizes communities to respond to a changing climate.
He is volunteer West Africa Coordinator for The African Climate Reality Project & the African Regional Coordinator for Citizens Climate Lobby.
Driven from deeply held conviction, with his personal mantra “Thou shall not pollute the Earth”, he applies a degree in Agricultural Engineering with a specialization in Soil and Water Management and a post graduate certificate in Renewable energy. His passion is training people, young and old, in best practices for sustainable land management, food production and environmental conservation.
One of his initiatives is the #SolarForIDPCamps which is aimed at providing clean energy access to nearly 2 million persons taking shelter in different Internally Displaced Persons (IDP) camps across Nigeria by lighting up the IDP camps with Solar. https://gifsep4climate.org/
|Development through climate change vulnerability mapping and Land Use Planning||Jun 1, 2019|
|Briquetting is the best option.||Mar 29, 2016|
|Establishment of Environmental clubs in Schools and colleges in Boulder||Jan 17, 2016|