SHARKS, MANGROVES, CORAL REEF CONSERVATION AND FISHERIES
Jean Mensa: MARINE PROGRAM DIRECTOR
Abdallah Said Abdulla: MARINE RESEARCH ASSISTANTAbdalla joined WCS in 2018 and is now the principal researcher undertaking shark and ray data collection, as well as training and collating data from the project’s network of research assistants. He also participates in marine education efforts in schools and community forums. Prior to joining WCS, Abdallah worked at the Department of Agricultural Extension and Farmer Training and before that at UWAMWIMA helping organize farmer groups and provide horticultural training. He holds a Certificate and Diploma in General Agriculture from Zanzibar’s Kizimbani Agricultural Training Institute.
Neema Saburi: MARINE FINANCE AND LOGISTICS OFFICERNeema joined WCS’s country program office in 2019 as a volunteer assistant to the finance director. She was then taken on as the marine finance and logistics officer in 2020. She holds a Foundation Level certificate of accountancy from the National Board of Accountants and Auditors (NBAA) and Diploma in Business Administration from St. John’s University of Tanzania. Prior to joining WCS, she worked for two years as accounts assistant for LULU SACCOS LTD.
Shabani Mkwavile: MARINE FIELD ASSISTANT
Faki Haji Faki: MARINE DATA COLLECTION ASSISTANTMzee Fakih joined WCS in 2018. He collects shark and ray data at Mkokotoni Landing site in Unguja which he submits weekly to Abdallah the marine research assistant.