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8TH ANNUAL A. P LEVENTIS LECTURE ANNOUNCEMENT, 14TH NOVEMBER, 2018.


We are delighted to announce the 8th Annual A. P Leventis lecture scheduled for November 14, 2018 at the University of Jos, Multipurpose Auditorium, Main Campus by 10.00am; under the distinguished Chairmanship of Professor Sebastian Seddi Maimako ( B.Sc, MBA, Ph.D, FCA), Vice Chancellor, University of Jos.

The lecture will be presented by Chris Naylor, Executive Director A ROCHA International He will be speaking on the topic titled “Biodiversity Conservation through Community engagement and interaction with faith- A ROCHA case studies of Nigeria and around the World”.

Chris has been Executive Director since April 2010. He joined A Rocha in 1997 working, until 2009, as Lebanon Director where he cofounded the work. He oversaw the habitat restoration programme at the Aammiq marsh, the development of the environmental education project and the field research programme; identifying 11 new Important Bird Areas nationally. Prior to joining A Rocha, Chris had a wide experience of science teaching and schools’ management in the UK and the Middle East, attending Bible College and learning Arabic (in Jordan) along the way.