Mamadou Moussa Diakhité

Team leader of AUDA-NEPAD and Executive Secretary of the AFR100 Secretariat

Mamadou Diakhite is the Acting Head the Environmental Sustainability Division at the African Union Development Agency (AUDA-NEPAD). He leads the AUDA-NEPAD work on the African Forest and Landscape Initiative (AFR100), the Agriculture, Food Security and Environmental issues. Prior to joining the NEPAD, he worked at the United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP) contributing to implementation of UNEP Green Economy Initiative. Mamadou Diakhite started his international career at the UNFCCC Secretariat mostly providing support to least developed country (LDC) Parties and the LDC Expert Group (LEG) for the implementation of their national adaptation programmes of action (NAPA) before joining the United Nations Institute for Training and Research (UNITAR) as the Climate Change Programme Manager.