Mohammed Omer Mukhier-Abuzein
Mohammed Omer Mukhier-Abuzein is the International Federation of Red Cross and Red Crescent Societies (IFRC) Regional Director for Africa. He has over 30 years of experience in humanitarian operations management, development work, representation and strategic leadership. In his previous role as IFRC’s Deputy Regional Director in the Asia Pacific, he led programmes on disaster risk reduction, community resilience, climate change management, agriculture, food security, nutrition, community-driven development and livelihoods. He has held leadership roles in IFRC offices in Iran, Kenya, Pakistan and Geneva.