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Pelenise Alofa


Pelenise Alofa – also known as ‘Maike Pilitati’ – is from Kiribati’s Banaba Island and is National Coordinator of the Kiribati Climate Action Network (KiriCAN) a network of 10 organizations active on climate change.  She is currently the

Country Manager for Live & Learn Kiribati which aims to educates, mobilizes communities, and facilitates supportive partnerships in order to foster a greater understanding of sustainability, and to help move towards a sustainable future.

Pelenise Alofa is an active advocate for stopping climate change internationally and in the Pacific region for the last 10 years. Her strengths lies in project development, program facilitation, capacity building and strategic management.  She has strong working relationship with government, International NGOs, local NGOs and communities. She believes that nothing is impossible until it is done!

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