Joe Ageyo is the Director of Editorial at the Royal Media Services.  He has served at various positions ranging from reporter to head of news production in Kenya’s TV sector including KTN, NTV and Kenya Broadcasting Corporation over a long period of time and he is widely acclaimed as having pioneered Environmental Journalism on Kenyan television and was the first Kenyan TV journalist to start a regular slot for an environmental feature, Ecojournal.

He has won prestigious awards such as the “Environmental Journalist of the Year” in 2001 staged by the National Media Trust and a World Bank fellowship to attend the 2002 World Summit on Sustainable Development in Johannesburg.

He holds an MSc in Environmental Governance from the University of Manchester, a Bachelor of Agribusiness Management from Egerton University, a PGD in Mass Communication from the University of Nairobi, and a certificate in Advanced Studies in Environmental Diplomacy from the University of Geneva, Switzerland.