Experts & Staff

WRI brings together more than 1,700 experts and other staff in working in seven programs: food, forests, water, energy, cities, climate and the ocean and four centers of excellence for business, economics, finance and equity. Our staff and researchers work globally to produce data-based solutions that generate real change on the ground.

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109 Featured Experts

Global Executive Team

Global Executive Team

Adriana Lobo

Managing Director, Global Presence and National Action

Program Experts & Staff

Iman Abdulwassi Abubaker

Urban Mobility Project Manager, WRI Africa

Acoyani Adame

Program Analyst, Active Mobility

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Zablon Adane

Water Program Associate, WRI Africa

Zablon Adane

Sonia Aguilar

Road Safety Coordinator, WRI México

Agraw Ali

GIS Research Analyst, WRI Africa

Bernadette Arakwiye

AFR100 Manager, WRI Africa

Bernadette Arakwiye

César Avilés

Innovation Coordinator, WRI Mexico

Sergio Baldit Parra

Communications Specialist, Resource Watch

Sergio Baldit

Sandra Baltazar

Digital Communications Coordinator, WRI México

Mauricio Brito

Urban Development Analyst, WRI México

Daniel Cano Gomez

Project Leader, Road Safety

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Beatriz Cardenas

Air Quality Director, WRI Mexico

Carlos Castañeda

Operations Director

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Itzá Castañeda

Social Equity Director, WRI Mexico

Itzá Castañeda

Yunuen Castellanos

Management Advisor, WRI Mexico

Manuel Cervera

Forests Landscape Coordinator

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Brian Chitala

Investment Specialist

Brian Chitala

Susan Chomba

Director of Vital Landscapes, WRI Africa

Susan Chomba

Angel Cibemba

Central and West Africa Communications Coordinator III

Nii Darko Darko

Research Analyst II, Cities Program, WRI Africa

Yared Deme

Research Analyst, International Climate Action, WRI Africa

Yared Abera Deme

Achille Djeagou Tchoffo

Congo Bassin Coordinator, Open Timber Portal, Congo Basin

Achille Djeagou Tchoffo

Geovanni Romano Domínguez

Administrative Assistant, WRI México

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Héctor Miguel Donado

Technical Analyst, WRI Colombia

Silvia Duque

Research Analyst, Colombia, WRI Mexico

Ifrah Farah

Grants & Finance Coordinator, New Climate Economy, WRI Africa

Ifrah Farah

Beakal Fasil

Communications and Engagement Specialist, The New Climate Economy, WRI Africa

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Gloria Ferreyra

Analyst, Urban Development, WRI México Ross Center for Sustainable Cities

Gloria Ferreyra

Elda Flores

Communications Lead, Future Cities Program

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Andrés Flores

Climate Change and Energy Director, WRI Mexico

Ignacio Bernabe Galván

Water and Green Infrastructure Analyst

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Jazmin Elizabeth Gálvez

Participation and Capacity Development Analyst, WRI México

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Amanda Gcanga

Country Lead for Urban Water Resilience & Senior Urban Policy Analyst

Amanda Gcanga

José Gil

Development Analyst, WRI Mexico

Ariel Govea

Financial Legal Advisor, WRI Mexico

Carolina Hernandez

Engagement Manager, Climate and Energy, WRI Mexico

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Eduardo Hinojosa Robles

Water and Green Infrastructure Coordinator, WRI Mexico

Eduardo Hinojosa

Jiregna Hirpa

Transport Planner, WRI Africa

Jiregna Hirpa

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