Robert Muggah named Nonresident Senior Fellow on Global Cities

The Chicago Council on Global Affairs has nominated Robert Muggah, our 2018 UBC Lind Initiative Visiting Fellow, as a Nonresident Senior Fellow on Global Cities.


Robert Muggah is a specialist in cities, security, migration and new technologies. He cofounded the Igarapé Institute – an independent think and do tank devoted to data-driven safety and justice across Latin America and Africa, where he is currently the director of research. He also cofounded the SecDev Foundation and Group – organizations committed to cybersecurity, urban safety, and the digital economy, especially in the Middle East and Eurasia, and South Asia regions.

The Chicago Council on Global Affairs is an independent, nonpartisan membership organization that provides insight – and influences the public discourse – on critical global issues. We convene leading global voices, conduct independent research, and engage the public to explore ideas that will shape our global future.  The Council is committed to bringing clarity and offering solutions to issues that transcend borders and transform how people, business, and governments engage the world.

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