2017 Global Journalism Fellow
Sara Badiei is a humanitarian aid and international development engineering expert with extensive experience in complex emergencies spanning the Middle East, Central Asia, South East Asia and Africa. She has coordinated emergency response operations in conflict zones, natural disasters and disease outbreaks working with the International Committee of the Red Cross and Medecins Sans Frontieres. She currently works with the World Bank as an Energy Specialist in Jerusalem focusing on energy policy, institutional reform and regional integration in collaboration with Palestinian and Israeli Energy Authorities. Sara holds a BASc and MASc in Electrical Engineering and another MASc in Civil/Environmental Engineering.