– Sierra Leone –
Ethel Sharon Sillah is an environmental educator in Sierra Leone. Born and bred in Sierra Leone, she has a strong passion for conservation, gender advocacy and environment protection. Ethel has over 10 years of experience working with young people, communities and the media to sensitize and raise environmental awareness to positively influence a change in behaviors and attitudes for the protection of the environment and for human-wildlife co-existence. Ethel uses her knowledge and skills to educate and inform people and communities about the environment, engage communities in tree- planting exercises and provide training and information on how to preserve their natural resources and also take positive actions in the protection of their environment.