Maya Nehme

Executive Director of the Lebanon Reforestation Initiative

Dr. Maya Nehme is the Director of the Lebanon Reforestation Initiative, a Lebanese NGO that works on improving practices in reforestation, forest management, land use planning, quarry restoration, riparian restoration, and wildfire management.

Dr. Nehme holds a dual title degree in Entomology and Comparative and International Education from Penn State University and has been working in the forestry field in Lebanon with the Lebanon Reforestation Initiative since 2011.

Dilijan National Park © Hakob Hovhannisyan