Talks

Lama El Hatow
Climate Change

Biography

Lama El Hatow

Lama El Hatow is an environmental specialist focused on issues related to climate change and water resources. Lama is currently pursuing her PhD in Erasmus University Rotterdam in the Netherlands on the “Trans-boundary water solutions under climate change across the Nile river basin including Egypt”. She is also the Co-Founder of the Water Institute of the Nile (WIN). A think tank established by Egyptian youth with an alternative vision for the basin-wide management of water resources of the Nile River, focused on win-win solutions between civil societies of Nile riparian countries.

Lama works as an environmental consultant, consulting for organizations including the International Finance Corporation (IFC, part of the World Bank Group). GIZ, UNDP & UNFCCC. Lama has been engaged in the UNFCCC international climate change negotiations for the last 5 years focusing on climate policy.