Obongha Oguni is a pro-conservation and human rights practitioner. His wealth of experience is drawn from workinaction local communities around the terrestrial and coastal landscape scale for more than a decade. He  implemented projects for the secretariat of NGOCE, a coalition of more than 40 local environmental NGOs in Cross River State, Nigeria. Also, worked with DEVCON, BLGI and ERA. Currently, he is the Founder/Director of Africa Environment + Rights Action Alliance (AfERAA), a local NPO with the objective to advance rights-centred approaches to conservation, environment, development and climate actions.