Wilson Center Experts

Diana Kerubo Mong'are

Project on Leadership and Building State Capacity

Food and Agriculture
Environmental Health
East Africa
Plant Green

Diana Kerubo Mong'are is the founder of Planet Green, a local recycling initiative that mobilizes farmers, carpenters, households, and a local recycling company to reduce waste build up, at a profit. Ms. Mong-are started this project when she was 16 years old and was a 2012 Anzisha Prize Fellow for her innovative idea. For more information on Planet Green, see a description here:


For an interview with Ms. Mong'are, see http://www.nation.co.ke/Features/money/Green-projects-hold-earning-potential/-/435440/1496626/-/22shut/-/index.html.

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