Mohamed is an Agricultural Engineer by training. He graduated from the Polytechnic Rural Institute in 1998. From 1999 to 2006, he was in charge of the Agroecology component of a National NGO which works in the field of environmental protection. After his time there, he studied for his Master’s degree in Environmental Management in Egypt. Between 2010 and 2015, he was Environment and Development project manager and then Head of Mission for a French NGO Planète Urgence in Mali before joining TREES in Senegal in June 2015.