Humanitarian Affairs Officer


Areas of Expertise
Civil Society, Corporate Social Responsibility, Diplomacy, Human Rights, Humanitarian Affairs, Humanitarian Response, International Human Rights Law, Post 2015 Development Agenda, Protection of Civilians in Armed Conflict

Region of Focus
Latin America and the Caribbean, Sub-Saharan Africa

Senior Disaster Management Specialist with 20 years of experience in humanitarian programming gained from missions in emergency and post-emergency contexts. Strong leadership and diplomacy skills backed up with successful staff management records.
Strong Protection of Civilians and Disaster Risk Reduction background, with excellent motivational and interpersonal skills.

Recent Publications

*19 de Agosto (2017), ISBN 978.85.923458.0.8

“Pearson and the United Nations: Tracking the Stoicism of a Frustrated Idealist.” In Mike’s World: Lester B. Pearson and Canadian External Affairs. Eds. Asa McKercher and Galen Roger Perras. Vancouver: UBC Press, 2017. 70-87.

The Harper Era in Canadian Foreign Policy: Parliament, Politics, and Canada’s Global Posture. Vancouver and Toronto: UBC Press, 2016. (Edited with Christopher J. Kukucha.)

Recent ACUNS Activity 

2017 – ACUNS Workshop on International Organization Studies:
“Reforming Multilateral Institutions, Delivering Improved Governance”.

Updated March, 2019