Chin Cabrido

chin cabridoCharina “Chin” Cabrido is an environmental researcher, a journalist and a cycling advocate from the Philippines working for sustainable urban transport in Kathmandu, Nepal. She received her double Masters Degree in Environmental Management and Science from the University of San Francisco, USA and her postgraduate diploma in Integral Water Management from Saxion Hogescholen in Netherlands. She is an avid walker and promotes walking as a sustainable transport. Chin is currently a contributor for Asian Geographic Magazine, The Kathmandu Post, Everest Height, Republica, nepalnews and World Pulse. In 2009, the Royal Dutch Shell Group of Companies in Netherlands awarded Chin with the Knowledge Transfer Streamline Excellence Award after she launched the innovative “Lunch and Learn” sessions now being used as a communications platform in Global Shell’s operations.