One Earth Fellow, Papua New Guinea
Lillian S Keneqa (pronounced KE-NE-A, the “Q” is silent) is a journalist who believes that journalism is a way of life no matter where you work. She is from the small pacific island nation of Papua New Guinea. Currently, Lillian is employed as a communications officer with Save the Children in PNG. Previously, she was employed by PNG’s local television media company EM TV, where she contributed stories and also produced the news. Lillian is passionate about community development, mental health, agriculture and climate change/environment and writes about small initiatives individuals are taking to make a difference in their sphere of influence. Lillian also loves to travel and do photography. She believes in the power of storytelling and the positive, life changing impact it can have on individuals.