amos wandera is a Research Coordinator at Kounkuey Design Initiative in Kenya. In this role, he leads data collection and data mapping in support of KDI’s design, urban planning and research initiatives. Amos coordinates and trains the research team in spatial data collection and organization. The mapping of this information further supports data visualization and analysis that surfaces growing trends and patterns across Kibera’s rapidly changing environment. In addition, Amos has played a key role in KDI’s social media page, video editing and production. Through his passion for mapping, data analysis, photography, and social media technology, he is dedicated to using and sharing his skills for identifying highly vulnerable populations and advocating for climate-resilient responses and measures. Amos has been working with KDI since 2011. Amos holds a certificate in GIS from ESRI International and in Film Production from Kibera Film School.

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