Dr Patrick Likongwe

Deputy Director

Patrick J. Likongwe, PhD, Deputy Director, brings extensive expertise in Environmental Sciences, focusing on green infrastructure and nature-based solutions. His academic background includes a PhD from Rhodes University, complemented by an MSc from Jomo Kenyatta University of Agriculture and Technology (JKUAT), and a BSc from Lilongwe University of Agriculture and Natural Resources (LUANAR). With over 12 years of experience in climate change adaptation, research, consultancy, and program management, he's established as a thought leader. Patrick’s contributions to advancing nature-based solutions are evident through numerous publications. At LEAD, he drives impactful initiatives for environmental sustainability and sustainable development.