Joe Ageyo

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Joe Ageyo is the Managing Editor at KTN. 

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

He joined KTN in the year 2000 as a general news reporter, but his work has focused on environmental stories. 

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.

Joe is also a fellow of the Climate Change Media Partnership (CCMP) and a Catto Fellow at the Aspen Institute in Colorado. He worked for NTV Kenya from February 2005 to November 2012, holding various positions including the last one, as Head of News Production. He has also worked for the Kenya Broadcasting Corporation and Royal Media Services.