Genevieve is an expert in African biodiversity and conservation issues, with over twelve years of experience conducting primate and large mammal surveys, developing and implementing survey design and monitoring programmes, especially in West Africa.
She has developed and undertaken baseline surveys for several extractive industries in Africa within the context of meeting IFC PS6 requirements for Environmental and Social Impact Assessment studies.
She has considerable experience in data compilation and report writing for scientific publications, international NGOs, local governments and multinational corporations. She is a member of the IUCN/SSC Primate Specialist Group and has played an integral role in the development and implementation of the IUCN/SSC A.P.E.S. (Ape Populations, Environments and Surveys) database.
Genevieve is skilled and experiences in building local capacity and has led training workshops on large mammal survey methods in several countries, including Equatorial Guinea, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Sierra Leone.
Genevieve is a native French speaker and is fluent in English.