Emmanuel is a former Communications Officer at SEI Africa. He has skills in media relations and communication, media diplomacy, advocacy and outreach communication with a specific interest in development communication and sustainable development.
Emmanuel has eight years of experience in strategic communication and planning, applied research, media production, copyrighting and digital media. Prior to joining SEI, he worked for the United Nations Human Settlements Programme (UN-Habitat), offering communications support to the more than 8 000 youth-led-programmes across the world.
Emmanuel has experience in developing communication strategies and managing budgets for high level events such as the UN-Habitat Assembly. He also played a key role as communications and social media expert for the UN Inter-Agency Network on Youth Development, Nairobi Children and Youth Exchange Programme, UN Environmental Conference in Bonn, Germany. He has also worked for the Standard Group, Kenya Television Network (KTN) in media production of humanitarian programs as well as managed public relations for the City Council of Nairobi.
Emmanuel is writing a thesis on “Media Diplomacy and Implementation of Environment Policies in Kenya” for a master’s degree in development communication and holds a bachelor’s degree in journalism and media studies, and a diploma in public relations and advertising, all from the University of Nairobi in Kenya.