Dr Obed Ogega
Programmes Manager, The African Academy of Sciences
Dr. Obed Ogega, PhD is a climate scientist and program management specialist with a focus on research capacity strengthening for development in response to Africa’s developmental needs and priorities. In his role as Programmes Manager, Dr. Ogega leads a team at the African Academy of Sciences (AAS) implementing various programmes in partnership with regional and global partners. Before joining the AAS, Dr. Ogega worked with CORDIO East Africa and the Embassy of Sweden in Nairobi in various capacities. He holds a PhD in Environmental Studies (Climate Change & Sustainability) and is well-published in climate science and its application to various sectors. Additionally, Dr. Ogega is an Adjunct Professor of Climate Science at the Department of Chemistry & Physics, Saint Mount Vincent University at Halifax, NS, Canada.