Nana Darko Cobbina
Director of Africa Regional Programmes
Nana has eight years’ experience in the natural resources management sector, and currently coordinates our programme work in Africa. He previously worked with Care International, Christian Aid and Friends of the Earth, leading a number of forestry projects.
An FSC, RSPO and HCV Lead Assessor, he has carried out forest management, chain of custody and HCV assessments in several countries in the region and coordinates the provision of technical support to forestry and oil palm companies seeking to achieve and maintain RSPO and FSC certification. Nana has broad experience in forest governance processes as well as in coordinating practical capacity support to natural resource management practitioners including government, company and civil society actors through the Africa Practitioners’ Network.