Martin Sindikubwabo

Position

Yanze-Bugesera Landscape Manager

Country

Rwanda

Mr Sindikubwabo holds a Bachelor's degree in Environmental Management from Kampala International University and he is completing Masters of Science in Integrated Watershed Management at Makerere University- Uganda. He has worked several years (since 1992) with Nyungwe Forest Conservation Project/Wildlife Conservation Society as Research Assistant. He participated in several researches, biodiversity surveys and monitoring on birds, mammals, plants, reptiles and amphibians in different important biodiversity areas in Rwanda, Uganda, Burundi, and Democratic Republic of Congo. He attended a number of national, international workshops related to biodiversity monitoring and action plans for conservation of Globally Threatened Birds in Africa. In addition, He has skills and experience in the area of carbon markets, carbon sequestration, climate mitigation and Reducing Emission through avoided Deforestation and Degradation (REDD+). Furthermore, he has also experience in Negotiation, contracting and revenue sharing, principles of community conservation and development and many others.

Currently he is Yanze-Bugesera Landscape Manager whose overall responsibility is to assist the Landscape Coordinator in all ARCOS Network on ground interventions day to day management and to provide strategic leadership in activities implementation, managing relationships, partners and supporting ARCOS Network development for achieving the organization objectives.

Martin is married with five kids. He loves dealing with environmental issues and his interest lies in environmental education, advocacy and sustainable development.