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 Ebru Gencer

Ebru Gencer

7) Executive Director, female, Ebru Gencer, Center for Urban Disaster Risk Reduction and Resilience (CUDRR+R) - Washington DC, USA,

Bio

Dr. Ebru Gencer has worked extensively on DRR, climate change adaptation, and urban development projects in South-Eastern Europe, Turkey, Latin America, and the Caribbean regions. As Co-Chair of the Urban Planning Advisory Group (UPAG) to the UN Secretary General’s Special Representative on DRR, Dr. Gencer participated in the development of the New Ten Essentials and local/urban indicators to facilitate the implementation of Sendai Framework for DRR at the local level. She is an adjunct associate professor of Architecture, Planning and Preservation a Columbia University.