Andrew Mambondiyani is a journalist based in Mutare, Zimbabwe with more than 10 years journalism and media consultancy experience. Between 2010 and 2011 he served as a Knight Science Journalism Fellow at Massachusetts institute of Technology (USA). In 2008 he served as a Middlebury Environment Journalism Fellow in USA. His journalism work has appeared in various local and international media organisations including Thomson Reuters Foundation (UK), BBC (UK), Mongabay.com, Inter Press Services, Yale E360 (USA), Think Africa Press (UK), SciDev.net (UK),Centrepoint Now (USA) and Opendemocracy.net (UK) among others. He has a special interest in climate change, agriculture, sustainable development and the environment in general.