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fields of expertise
Organic Farming, Business and Entrepreuneurship
I´m constantly looking for
Oluwafèmi Kochoni has ten years of experience in the community development sector with focus on organic farming. I am currently the Chief Operations Officer of “Les Jardins de l’Espoir”, a social enterprise championing for a greener Benin and predominantly focusing on bringing about behavior change concerning agricultural practices and methods. Les Jardins de l’Espoir is mainly concerned with laying the grounds for a holistic community-based transition from chemical/plastic polluted/ mismanaged wastes to a 100% organic base agriculture in Benin, Côte-d’Ivoire and Senegal. I hold a bachelor degree in Humanities from the University of Abomey-Calavi, Benin Republic, with a major in African and Diaspora Studies. I am committed to a self-reliant Africa where each African has access to affordable quality food, clean water and environment through sustainable living and agricultural practices.