Community Conservation and Environment Program Officer
Neovitus Cassian Sianga is the Community Conservation and Environment Program Officer at Tanzania People & Wildlife. Before joining the team in 2011, he received a bachelor’s degree in educational psychology from the University of Dar es Salaam. He is currently pursuing a master’s degree in natural resource assessment and management at the University of Dar es Salaam with a Sydney Byers Scholarship from the Wildlife Conservation Network (WCN). Prior to assuming responsibilities in TPW’s rangeland management program, Neovitus held the position of environmental education program officer, offering critical input to our educational curriculum and activities. With a long history of family involvement in conservation, Neovitus believes that Tanzania has a strong future in the conservation of its environments as long as rural communities are empowered to manage their natural resources wisely.