John Chome – Senior Advisor, Lilongwe, Malawi
John holds a Master of Science degree in Urban Planning and Land Administration from the ITC (Netherlands) and a Bachelor of Arts Degree in Town and Country Planning from the University of Newcastle upon Tyne (England).
He has worked in the County Planning De-partment of Hampshire County Council in England, and for seven years he was the Director of urban planning and housing for Malawi’s largest city of Blantyre. He now works for UN-HABITAT in Malawi as its Programme Manager responsible for a programme portfolio that includes housing, water and sanitation and disaster risk management.
John has acted as senior advisor for MUD Africa’s activities in Malawi since 2011.