Kofi Renner

Environmental Scientist

Kofi is an Environmental Scientist with five years of experience in marine pollution studies. He has a Masters degree in Environmental science from Brunel University London and has worked with the Nigerian Institute for Oceanography and Marine Research as a research officer, carrying out studies on the impact of priority pollutants in the Nigerian coastal zone.

He is part of a team that works with Ocean Conservancy’s International coastal cleanup to organise beach cleanup activities and raise awareness on marine debris affecting the Nigerian coastal zone. He lectures regularly on marine pollution and protection issues, including international conferences such as the 5th Marine debris conference in Hawaii in 2010.