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Independent experts nominated by country party

Francis Sineheya Guturo

First name
Francis Sineheya
Last name
Nominating Country
Date of Nomination
Other Disciplines
Agricultural Sciences
Animal Science
UN languages spoken


Job function
Telephone number
254 2 606598
Work experience
- 1982-1984: Integrated Project on Arid Lands: Research Station Suprvisor_x000D_
- 1985-1988: Summer Institute of Linguistics: Project Leader. Responsibilities: Set up community income generating programmes, represented the project in all District Development Committee meetings and at the location, Divisional Development meetings, made monthly returns (report of activities, achievements and accounts) to the General Secretary and the Project Leader in Marsabit._x000D_
- 1990-1991: World Vision International: Project Co-ordinator. Responsibilities: in charge of nine community projects; achieved to do PRA and setting priorities with those communities._x000D_
- 1992-1994: Food Agricultural Research MGT: District Co-ordinator. Overall authority of the Executive Director for FARM-AFRICA but came under the direct leadership of Project Leader._x000D_
- 1995-To date: National NGO coordinating committee on desertification: National Co-ordinator. Responsibilities: organised and facilitated a national workshop co
Highest Academic achievement and qualification
Daystar University College, Accredited to Messiah College, Granthem, P.A., USA, Obtained a Bachelor of Arts degree in communication and community development.
Number of Publications
Other activities
- Member of the Interministerial Committee on Desertification (National)._x000D_
- National Focal Point for the International "NGO" Network Seeking to Involve Communities in Implementing the UN Convention on Desertification (RIOD)._x000D_
- Member of the Steering Committee on Desert Margin Initiatives (Regional).
Organisation name
Environment Liaison Centre International
Organisation street address
PO Box 30776
Organisation city
Organisation country