Niyonkuru (Chris) Benjamin

Niyonkuru (Chris) Benjamin

Niyonkuru (Chris) Benjamin

Photographer

Niyonkuru (Chris) Benjamin is a 24-year-old from Rwanda who grew up in the Imbabazi orphanage after his parents passed away.  He is a gemstone craftsman, painter and self-taught photographer. Benjamin is dedicated to sharing information about biodiversity and conservation with his community. After working with V4B, he became even more interested in everything around him and shared that this conversation spurred a larger discussion with his community around biodiversity and its conservation both locally and internationally.