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Africa Section Board of Directors

The Africa Section of the Society for Conservation has an international following of members that support conservation on the African continent. The board of directors is an elected body that facilitates the goals and activities of the Section.

Current Members

Edward Nector Mwavu, President 
Makerere University

Ron Abrams, Finance and Monitoring Officer
Long Island University 
United States

Ademola Ajagbe, Membership and Nominations Officer 
Nigerian Conservation Foundation

Fola Babalola, Board Member
University of Ibadan 

Benis Egoh, Information Officer 
South Africa

Caroline K. Lumosi, Board Member
Environment Liaison Centre International 

Grace Mwaura, Education and Science Officer
Oxford University/African Youth Initiative on Climate Change 
Kevin Yana Njabo, Board Member
Center for Tropical Research 
United States 

Belinda Reyers, Board Member 
Council for Scientific and Industrial Research 
South Africa

Future Members

If you are interested in being a member of the African Board you must be a member of SCB and a member of the Section. Generally two-to-four board members are elected annually. The Call for Nominations goes out in September or October and the election runs in October or November. Each year section members receive an email about the open positions and the start of the election process. For more information about getting involved with this board, please contact a board member or