Robert Muggah

Principal, SecDev Group

PhD, University of Oxford. Political economist focused on security and development in urban spaces. Co-Founder, Igarapé Institute, a think and do tank devoted to using new technologies to tackle global challenges. Co-Founder, SecDev Group, a digital risk firm; and oversees projects in Latin America, Africa and Asia. Advises various UN agencies, the IADB, McKsiney's, and the World Bank. Faculty, Singularity University. Fellow, University of Oxford, the Graduate Institute in Geneva, the Chicago Council for Global Affairs, the Canadian Global Affairs Institute. Member: Global Agenda Council on the Future of Cities, World Economic Forum; Global Risk Report 2018 and 2019, World Economic Forum; Global Initiative Against Transnational Organized Crime; Know Violence in Childhood Initiative; other international networks. Has given TED talks on fragile and resilient cities in 2017 and 2015. Research and data visualizations on homicide, arms, and cities have been featured by the BBC, CBC, CNN, FastCompany, Financial Times, Foreign Affairs, New York Times and Wired. Author of seven books, dozens of articles. Named one of the top 100 most influential people working on violence (2013).

Últimos Artículos

Global Governance

暴乱越来越严重,都是不平等惹的祸?

世界变得不那么暴力了吗?是,也不是。世界秩序的致命因素少了,但变得越来越乱了。尽管阿富汗、叙利亚和也门发生了大规模流血事件,但与过去相比,大规模战争的发生率有所下降。与20世纪相比,现在跨境战争和内战更少了,遭受暴力杀害的人数也下降不少。但当代武装冲突似乎比以往任何时候都难以解决。这些冲突形式不同、规模也不尽相同,而正是不同形式的冲突正在加剧世界秩序紊乱。在大多数国家进行...

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