Eastern Afromontane hotspot RIT - Contacts


The Regional Implementation Team

BirdLife International runs the Regional Implementation Team (RIT) for the Critical Ecosystem Partnership Fund (CEPF) investment in the Eastern Afromontane biodiversity hotspot (2012-2019).

The RIT raises awareness of CEPF; solicits grant applications and assists organizations to make applications; reviews applications; gives small grants and jointly makes decisions with CEPF on large grants; and monitors and evaluates progress with the investment strategies.

Kigali Office

Project Office
Located at l'Aigle Blanc offices
Opposite the Convention Center, Kigali, Rwanda
Box number 2527, Nyarugenge, Kigali, Rwanda
Office telephone: +250-784983854
Office email:

Nairobi Office

Volker's Gardens, Terrace Close
Off Rhapta Road, Westlands
Nairobi, Kenya
P.O. Box 3502-00100 Nairobi, Kenya
Office telephone: +254-20-8068314
Office email:

Key Contacts

Maaike Manten

RIT Unit Coordinator /
CEPF EAM RIT team leader /
Head of BirdLife International Kigali Office

Dalphine Adre

Finance Unit Coordinator

Emmanuel Ntivuguruzwa

CEPF EAM RIT Finance Officer