Henrique Pinto da Costa is Director of Nexus Consulting, an organization working on land use management, watershed management, urban development, and biodiverse conservation. The organization takes a broad, integrated approach to addressing ecological issues to create new land-use policies in support of sustainable development in São Tomé & Príncipe.
Previously, he directed a non-profit organization whose mission is to engage the youth of São Tomé & Príncipe in finding sustainable development solutions through education. He acts as an independent consultant for a number of companies and international organizations. Before that Henrique served as an advisor to the São Tomé & Príncipe President on development policies and was director of ECO-STP, the country’s first NGO devoted to sustainable development.