Muliro, Mashauri

Alexander von Humboldt Research Fellow

Profile
  • Mashauri Muliro
    INSTITUTE:
    UNU-EHS
    OFFICE:
    Vulnerability Assessment, Risk Management & Adaptive Planning Section (VARMAP)
    E-MAIL:
    m.muliro@ehs.unu.edu
    PHONE:
    +49-228-815-0236
    NATIONALITY:
    Democratic Republic of Congo

    Research Interests

    • Climate Change
    • Disaster risk management
    • Livelihood Resilience

    Education

    • International Climate Protection Fellowship, Alexander von Humboldt Foundation, Germany.
    • MSc., Geography of Environmental Risk and Human Security, Joint Programme of the United Nations University-Institute for Environment and Human Security (UNU-EHS) and the Geography Department of the University of Bonn (forthcoming).
    • BSc., Disaster Mitigation and Sustainable Development, Centre for Disaster Management and Humanitarian Assistance, Masinde Muliro University of Science and Technology, Kenya.

    Appointments

    • 2010 to date: Member of the Association of Disaster Management and Conflict Resolution of Kenya (DMCRK)
    • 2010-2011: Member of the Kenya Model United Nations (KMUN)
    • 2007-2011: Member of the Kenya Red-Cross Society
    • 2007-2011: Member of the Disaster and Environmental Management Association, (DEMA), Kenya

    Biographical Statement

    Mr. Muliro is an International Climate Protection (ACP) Fellow of the Alexander von Humboldt Foundation and a Research Associate at the United Nations University – Institute for Environment and Human Security (UNU-EHS). He is researching on “Vulnerability to flooding in Bukavu Urban Areas in the Democratic Republic of Congo” under the VARMAP section.

    Mr. Muliro is finalizing his Master’s programme in Geography of Environmental Risk and Human Security, a Joint Programme of the United Nations University – Institute for Environment and Human Security (UNU-EHS) – and the Geography Department of the University of Bonn in Germany.

    In 2015, Mr. Muliro received a grant from the German Federal Ministry of Education and Research (BMBF) through the West African Science Service Center on Climate Change and Adapted Land Use (WASCAL) to conduct a study on “Livelihood Resilience of Inland Fishers in the Context of Climate Change in Northern Benin”.

    Prior, Mr. Muliro has also worked with the Ministry of Disaster Management and Refugees, Government of Rwanda, as a Vulnerability, Loss/Impact consultant.