Mr Vitumbiko Chinoko

Project Manager, Open Forum on Agricultural Biotechnology in Africa, AATF

Is a climate change specialist with practical and policy implementation experience. He has designed and influenced the implementation of regional and global policies and frameworks on climate change, sustainable development, UN Food Systems and UN Disaster Risk Reduction (UNDRR. At African level, He has engaged extensively the African Union Malabo Process, where he successfully advocated for increased national investment on Nutrition, agricultural biotechnology, and climate change. In his work of influencing, he has engaged in strategy development, partnership managements and managing advocacy and influencing. He has extensively engaged in the UNFCCC process, where he supported the Malawi Government delegation to UNFCCC and negotiate on adaptation, Climate Finance, Response Measures, and agriculture.