Youndjie Koleoko Gabriel|
is holder of CAPI (Certificat d’Aptitude Professionnelle Industrielle).
He worked with CICAM as a filter and maintenance mechanic from
1976-1977 and with ELF SEREPCA Cameroon as a platform and maintenance
mechanic from 1978 to 1990 when he resigned to start farming. He has
been serving as contact farmer for the Ministry of Agriculture. He is
one of the founding members and also delegate (Director) of CENDEP.
Wirsiy Eric F.|
graduated from the Dschang University Centre, Cameroon, in 1990 with a
Bsc in agriculture. He worked with the Ministry of Agriculture as
subject matter specialist in charged of vegetable and food crops and
later joined Limbe Botanic Garden (LBG) as Agricultural Extension
Officer. He currently volunteers part time as M&E officer for
CENDEP. He has developed, sourced funding for and managed several
projects both for LBG and CENDEP in the fields of natural resource
management and sustainable agriculture.
Ngong Gloria S.|
graduated from the Government Teacher Training College Mundemba with a
Teacher Grade One certificate in 2000. She taught in Street Care Foundation
Nursery and Primary School Limbe for three years during which time she
joined CENDEP as volunteer and later became financial secretary. In
June 2006 she became the Finance and Administrative Officer. In June 2008
she did training in financial management in Non Governmental Organisations
offered by an international NGO known as MANGO that specializes in training
on management accounting in Non Governmental Organisations. In addition to
her duties at CENDEP she offers voluntary services as financial secretary
for a women’s loan and thrift association, the Bongsuiru Women Social
Group of Limbe.
Tanda Godwin Ade|
graduated from the University of Dschang with a BSc in Botany. He later
joined the Mount Cameroon Project/Limbe Botanic Garden as volunteer and
was after that appointed Head of the Environmental Education,
Communication and Training unit. In 2007 he joined Living Earth
Foundation, Cameroon as Assistant Programme Coordinator. He currently
works as Project Development and Capacity Building Officer (PCBO) for
CENDEP where he is assisting the M&E officer in the development and
management of projects on sustainable agriculture and natural resource
management. He also develops and facilitates training and education
programmes on environmental education.
Periementah Kutchoteh Ndzefemmegho|
graduated from the University of Ibadan in 2000 with an MSc in Forest
Biology and Silviculture. He has worked as field worker for Apiculture
and Nature Conservation Organization (ANCO) as well as for Information
Management and Support Services for Rural and Agricultural Development
(IMSSRAD) where he provided technical support on the GPS based mapping
of the Mbiame community forest in the North West Province of Cameroon.
He also trained farmers and graziers on sustainable agro-silvopastoral
management systems. He currently volunteers with CENDEP as fieldworker
in the implementation of Analogue Forestry in Bui Division, in the
Bamenda Highlands Region.
Jivirka Ernestine Fonrem|
graduated from the Regional College of Agriculture Bambili as Seniour
Agricultural Technician and volunteered with Heifer Project
International in Kumbo where she was a trainer on agroforestry, pig
husbandary, poultry rearing and bee keeping. She contributes to the
well being of her family by practicing these skills. During this time
she attended workshops and seminars to improve on her capacity. She
also worked as assistant coordinator for CEPROCA in the introduction of
conservation agriculture in Bui Division. She is also accountant in the
Kikaikelaki Cooperative Credit Union, where she is happily married. She
is volunteer field worker for CENDEP grass field area in charge of
community mobilisation and training on sustainable agriculture and
natural resource management.
studied in catholic
School Bonadikombo where she obtained her First School Leaving
Certificate. Prior to joining CENDEP, she has been a farmer and petty
trader. She is one of the founding members of the organization and now
works as the Nursery Attendant/farm manager.
Ngah Presly Bongnjo|
graduated from the
University of Buea with a BSc (Hons) in Environmental Science and a
Diploma in Chemical Process Technology. He has been a petty trader
before joining CENDEP in October 2007 as a volunteer. He is currently
undergoing training in house in view of joining CENDEP’s grass field
Aungacha Nju Tamo|
graduated from the University of Dschang with a diploma in Agriculture (economics and sociology). He served as
coordinator of JAADIC (Jeune Agronomes Actif pour le Développement Intègre au Cameroun) in Menoua
Division and later left to practice agriculture during which time he was manager of an oil palm nursery in
Mamfe. Before joining CENDEP in January 2008 he was teaching mathematics and Physics in Nchang College, Mamfe.
Lawir Felix Yuven|
graduated from the University of Dschang with a BA in Geography. He later went to the Regional College of
Agriculture, Bambili where he graduated with a Higher National Diploma as Senior Agricultural Technician.
Upon graduation in 2006, he worked as a part time extension worker with the Society For Initiative in Rural
Development and Environmental Protection (SIRDEP), an NGO based in Bamenda in the NW Region of Cameroon,
during which time he contributed in the conduct of the Monographic studies and the elaboration of the
Strategic Plans of Mbiame and Batibo Councils. He also worked as a Volunteer with the National Program for
the Development of Roots and Tubers (PNDRT) in the multiplication of solanum seeds in some communities in
Bui Division before joining CENDEP in February 2008 as a community facilitator for the promotion of Analogue