Advisory Council 

The Advisory Council is GRP’s independent advisory body, selected from its partners, and whose purpose is to enhance GRP’s and its Partners’ capabilities, resources, and networks to increase the scale and impact of their work by providing advice.

Seat 1: Representative from civil Society or alliances of local and regional actors

Saleemul Huq, Director of the International Centre for Climate Change and Development (ICCCAD) 

Seat 2: Representative from a GRP learning and/or knowledge partner

Johan Rockström, Co-Director of Potsdam Institute for Climate Impact Research (PIK) & Professor at Stockholm Resilience Centre at Stockholm University (SRC) 

Seat 3: Representative from the Private Sector

Simon Winter, Executive Director of the Syngenta Foundation

Seat 4: Representative from National Government

Åsa Wallton, Lead Specialist on Peace and Security at The Swedish International Development Cooperation Agency (Sida)

Seat 5: Representative from a Multilateral Organisation

Fareeha Iqbal, Senior Climate Change Specialist at the Global Environment Facility (GEF)

Seat 6: Any GRP Partner

David Nash,  Z Zurich Foundation Manager

Seat 7: Any GRP Partner

Djime Adoum, Executive Secretary at the Permanent Interstate Committee for Drought Control in the Sahel (CILSS)

Seat 8: Any GRP Partner

Sheila Roquitte, Senior Resilience and Food Security Advisor at the US Agency for International Development (USAID)

Seat 9: Any GRP Partner

Shehnaaz Moosa, Director at the Climate Development Knowledge Network (CDKN)/ SouthSouthNorth

Seat 10: Director of Host INSTITUTION 

Line Gordon, Director of the Stockholm Resilience Centre (SRC)