Our Experts

Almotaz Abadi 

Mr Almotaz Abadi is the Managing Director at the UFM Secretariat Responsible on the Water Policies and Development.

Lara B. Nassar 

An environmental specialist, currently managing the EDU-Syria project for Nuffic in Jordan. 

Konstantina Toli

Konstantina has long hands-on experience on solutions, with a technical portfolio of 130+ demonstration projects addressing water scarcity and climate change impacts at local level.

Mey Alsayegh

Co- Head of International department at Aljoumhouria newspaper. 

Mattia Battagion 

Environmental journalist and Communication consultant – circular economy and climate change.

Barbara Schreiner 

Executive Director at Water Integrity Network (WIN). 

Zeina Annab

Country Director of the Bremen Overseas Research Development Association (BORDA) Jordan Office.


Johanna Von Toggenburg

Development professional with nearly 10 years of experience in project management, capacity building and business development.

Uwe Martin

‎Independent slow journalist, visual storyteller, researcher and educator focussing on global agriculture and the Water-Land-Energy-Food-Climate Nexus.


Prof. Dr. Nadim Farajalla

Director of the Climate Change and Environment Program, Issam Fares Institute for Public Policy and International Affairs, American University of Beirut.


Dr. Hammou Laamrani

Policy Advisor Water, Energy, Food Security and Climate Change Nexus, Senior Expert Economic Affairs, League of Arab States.


Sareen Malik

Executive secretary African Civil Society Network on Water and Sanitation ANEW and Vice Chair Sanitation and Water for All.


Kareem Khaled Hassan

‎Executive Director, ‎United Nations ESCWA Technology Centre.

Natasha Carmi

Natasha Carmi

Lead Water Specialist, Geneva Water Hub.


Dr. Jauad El Kharraz

Head of Research, Middle East Desalination Research Center (MEDRC).

Mostapha Raad

Mostapha Raad

‎Science Journalist, Communications Specialist and Content Creator.


Adnane Bennis

‎Co-Founder / Managing Editor, Morocco World News.

Environmental journalist and Communication consultant. I sarted working as a reporter at COP21 in 2015 for the Italian Climate Network, I now write for several publications about circular economy and climate change always with a solution-based approach.