We are a diverse team of risk data, visualisation, communication and urban climate resilience experts. We have all either grown up or spent a large part of our lives working in some of the most climate vulnerable countries in the world.
Our team has geographic expertise of climate and urban risk in the Asia- Pacific (India, Pakistan, Bangladesh and the Philippines, Fiji and the Pacific Islands), Africa ( Kenya, Zambia, Togo, Ghana, Senegal and Nigeria), the Middle East (Saudi Arabia, Lebanon, Jordan, Syria, Tunisia, Morocco), and Latin America and the Caribbean.
Founder & CEO
Advisor, Digital & Data Innovation
Experience of implementing community Infrastructure programmes for disaster risk reduction and resilience in Guatemala.
With expertise in urban resilience, community-level data collection and community-owned knowledge systems as well as GIS mapping.
MSc candidate Environment and Sustainable Development at the Development Planning Unit, University College London
Urban Community Resilence Advisor
25 years experience in health risk and risk imaging technology and the neurocognitive aspects of visualisation. A former director of Harvard Medical International and Member of the Faculty of the Harvard Medical School. Responsible for strategic planning and partnerships.
Associate Professor, Harvard Medical School.
REGIS DE SILVA
Director of Strategy
Strategy Advisor, Risk & Resilience
A member of several international working groups on disaster risk reduction and has prepared a policy brief on “Disaster Risk Reduction and Early Warning Systems” for the Cancun Global Platform on DRR.
Masters Candidate in Hydroinformatics and Flood Risk Management at the UNESCO-IHE Institute for Water Education, Delft.
Consultant, Open Modelling & Urban Flooding
A qualified architect and specialised urban planner and the Director of Urban Planning and Sustainable Development at the Arab Urban Development Institute (AUDI). Nuha is also engaged in the 2015 UNISDR Expert group on developing the Indicators for the New 10 Essentials-Making Cities Resilient Campaign and in the roll out in 25 Arab Cities of Resurgence/ UNISDR Roadmap and Guide on the use of Open Data Infrastructure for Urban Resilience.
Urban Resilience Planner
Urban planner and international project and brand management specialist. Prior ten-year career experience in the healthcare industry (Philippines and China), with expertise in commercial, operational, strategic development, and stakeholder management. Has worked on key projects with a focus on sustainable development, disaster risk reduction and resilience planning.
Masters in International Planning and Sustainable Development, Urban Risk and Resilience
JENNIFER JOY CHUA
Urban Planning Consultant
Over seven years of experience in the field of information and geo-spatial data management for Disaster Risk Management (DRM) and Reduction in Fiji and the Pacific Region. Expertise in training and capacity building to ensure increased capacity of countries in managing and utilizing GIS for DRR.
MSC candidate in Crisis and Disaster Management, Portsmouth University.
Consultant, GIS & Remote Sensing