Amaia Celaya Alvarez

Amaia Celaya Alvarez is expert evaluator of the European Commission’s H2020 Programme, Urban Resilience senior expert in the United Nations-Habitat City Resilience Global Programme, and Evaluation Committee Member – Smart City Expo World Congress, among others. She has a background in urban governance and planning with a second master’s degree in Humanitarian Action (NOHA). She worked in 2014 at the General Directorate of Civil Protection and Humanitarian Aid of the European Union, supporting the Ebola crisis process from the Emergency Response Coordination Center (ERCC). She is passionate about cities, and all the opportunities that urban environments must offer us to fully develop our capabilities and possibilities as human beings.