Sergei Ponomaryov

Sergei Ponomaryov

The author and presenter of the series TALK TO NATURE.

Sergei Ponomaryov’s carrier in journalism exceeds 30 years. Kazakh audience knows him well for his work as a commentator, a news presenter, and a host of information and analytical shows on Khabar and KTK TV channels. He worked as a correspondent for Central Asia on Channel One and NTV (Russia). For three years, Sergei hosted a weekly TV show "Barmysyn, Bauyrym?” on Khabar Channel, the show about helping people find and reunite with their missing family members or friends. Sergei Ponomaryov provides consultancy services on topics of media interaction and conducts media-trainings.

As a journalist with in-depth knowledge on ecology, biology and nature in Kazakhstan, Sergei Ponomaryov is actively involved in organizing and leading environmental initiatives. He is a member of the Public Council in various state organizations. He also participated in major wildlife translocation experiments: relocating Red Listed Turkmenian kulans, tarpans, Przewalski's horse from foreign wildlife sanctuaries and zoos to Kazakh National parks. His hobbies are fishing, hunting, and outdoor activities.