Temesgen Futsumbrhan Gebrehiwet

Global Platform for Action Climate and Sustainability Academy Fellow, Environment and Society Centre

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Biography

During his fellowship at Chatham House, Temesgen will explore the intersection between blended finance and energy sustainability in displacement settings looking into sustainable finance and the inclusion of local banks and investors for Kenya’s microgrids and other renewable energy solutions in refugee-hosting situations.

Temesgen is a lawyer and holds a Master’s degree from the University of Oxford. He hopes to kickstart a greener, inclusive future for displaced populations in the Horn of Africa and the continent at large.