Jonathan Abrahams

Jonathan Abrahams is based in the Disaster Risk Reduction and Resilience Unit, Health Security Preparedness Department, WHO Health Emergencies Programme in Geneva. Since 2008 he has been playing key roles in advancing WHO’s global leadership in health emergency and disaster risk management (EDRM) including advising Member States on public health in the negotiations of Sendai Framework for Disaster Risk Reduction, developing  research networks and the WHO Health EDRM Framework, and supporting WHO Regional and Country Offices and partners on country capacity development.

Dr Sidra Anam

Dr Sidra Anam has completed a PhD in Microbiology and Virology. She has worked as a Researcher in University of Minnesota USA writing scientific articles and reports.

Charles Ikem

Charles Ikem is a humanitarian innovation consultant with 15 years of experience working at the intersection of design, development and humanitarian innovation in Africa and Europe. He worked with M4ID now SCOPE in Helsinki, Paradigm Initiative and consulted for ITU, International Rescue Committee and Nesta in the UK. He has a PhD from the University of Granada, Spain and is on the Academic board member at Barcelona Technology School and Board member of the at Humanitarian Innovation Fund (ELRHA).