Community Mobilization for Regenerative Agriculture (C-MRA) Co-Founder
Paul is the Co-Founder of Community Mobilization for Regenerative Agriculture (C-MRA). He joined the PRI-Kenya project team in July, 2015 as a Project Administrator for the Rongo Organic Coffee Project then later in January, 2016 confirmed to be the Project Manager until February 2018.
Paul is a holder of Bachelor of Science Degree in Horticulture from Moi University, Eldoret. Paul took his Permaculture Design Certification (PDC) Course in Laikipia Permaculture Centre (LPC) in September 2015. He worked for different projects in different capacities before joining the PRI-Kenya projects team. He has worked for a USAID funded project called Kenya Horticulture Competitiveness Project (KHCP) in two different capacities; as a Field Agronomist then later promoted to the Project Coordinator in Migori County. Earlier in his career, he worked as a Field Assistant (Horticulture) for Millennium Villages Project (MVP) at Sauri Millennium Village, in Siaya County that did implement projects on Millennium Development Goals. He also worked for East African Seed Company as a Sales Agronomist in charge of Nyanza region.
PRI Kenya Partner Organization- Community Mobilization for Regenerative Agriculture (C-MRA) was founded by Reagan Okoth and Paul Omollo in April 2018. The organisation was formed on the basis of helping farmers in Migori and Homa-bay counties to produce enough food and solves food security and climate change menace that has hit the region. CMRA teaches farmers agricultural production using farming systems that reverse the loss of biodiversity, enrich soils, store carbon, restore watershed health, and increase ecosystem services, while eliminating the release of toxins and pollutants. At C-MRA, they strive to increase yield efficiency, resilience to climate fluctuation, and strengthen health and vitality of all the members of the communities, now and for generations to come.
Currently Paul is pursuing a Professional Certification Course in Program Monitoring and Evaluation at The Kenya Institute of Management (KIM).