Experts' profiles - Ruth Sego
Ruth Sego
Ruth Sego is an Information Officer at UNEP headquarters in Nairobi. Since 2012, she has worked with the News and Media Unit where her primary responsibilities include data management, media analytics and media relations.

Prior to joining UNEP, she was actively involved in the global youth environmental movement. She has represented youth in the work of the African Ministerial Conference on the Environment and was part of the pan-African youth delegation at the 14th session of AMCEN in Arusha, Tanzania.

In 2011, she was co-recipient of the Bayer Young Environmental Envoy Award, Kenya for her advocacy work in clean energy.

She holds a Bachelor of Science Degree in Environmental Health from Kenyatta University and Masters in Environmental Law with a research focus on News Media Influence on Environmental Law.

She speaks English, Swahili and French.
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