Robert Muggah

Co-founder of the Igarapé Institute, Co-founder of the SecDec Foundation and Group

How to hire Robert Muggah

Contact the Champions Speakers agency to provisionally enquire about Robert Muggah for your event today. Simply call a booking agent on 0207 1010 553 or email us at [email protected] for more information.

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When booked for events, Robert is known to cover the following topics:

  • The Future of Cities 
  • Disruptive Technologies 
  • Digital and Real Threats 
  • The Future of Liberal Democracy
  • How Fragility is Affecting Thousands of Cities
  • Climate-Related Challenges Facing Cities such as Drought, Rising Sea Levels and Deforestation 
  • Trends in Rapid Urbanisation, Migration and Political Violence in Cities Around the World 
  • Design Principles that Build Cities to Mitigate and Adapt to the Gravest Challenges of our Era 
  • Co-founder of the Igarapé Institute
  • Co-founder of the SecDec Foundation and Group 
  • Former Research Director for Small Arms Survey 
  • Contributor to the United Nations Human Development Report, Organisation for Economic Cooperation and Development's Fragility Reports and World Economic Forum's Global Risk Reports 
  • Author of Security and Post-Conflict Reconstruction: Dealing With Fighters in the Aftermath of War, Relocation Failures in Sri Lanka and Security Sector Reform 
  • TED Speaker- The Biggest Risks Facing Cities- and Some Solutions & How to Protect Fast-Growing Cities