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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16 Featured Experts

Program Experts & Staff

Iman Abdulwassi Abubaker

Urban Mobility Project Manager, WRI Africa

Nate Aden

Senior Associate, Business Center

Agraw Ali

GIS Research Analyst, WRI Africa

Rivvy Eisenberg

Grants & Finance Specialist, WRI Ross Center for Sustainable Cities

Wee Kean Fong

Deputy Country Director, WRI China

Wee Kean Fong

Tatsatom Gonçalves

Research Analyst II, Energy Program

Tatsatom Gonçalves

Jiregna Hirpa

Transport Planner, WRI Africa

Jiregna Hirpa

Jiaying Lin

Research Analyst, WRI China Ross Center for Sustainable Cities

Jiaying Lin

Kangjie Liu

Electric Mobility Research Analyst, WRI Ross Center for Sustainable Cities

Daizong Liu

Director, WRI China Ross Center for Sustainable Cities & Communications Director, WRI China

Daizong Liu

Yaya Liu

Global Electric Mobility Intern, WRI Ross Center for Sustainable Cities

Yaya Liu

Shiyong Qiu

Research Analyst, WRI China Ross Center for Sustainable Cities

Shiyong Qiu

Natalie Thomure

Buildings Analyst, WRI Ross Center For Sustainable Cities

Natalie Thomure

Wubanchi Tesso Wakoya

Urban Development Project Manager, WRI Africa

Wubanchi Tesso Wakoya

Jessica Wang

Technical Associate, Electric School Bus Initiative, WRI Ross Center for Sustainable Cities

Jessica Wang

Lulu Xue

Urban Mobility Manager, WRI China Ross Center for Sustainable Cities

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