Mechthilde Fuhrer - Deputy Executive Secretary
Mechthilde Fuhrer is Deputy Executive Secretary of the European and Mediterranean Major Hazards Agreement of the Council of Europe. She has been active in the field of educational, cultural and environmental issues and holds a Doctorate in Human Sciences and a Master degree in Social and Cultural Anthropology. Within her functions she is working on promotion through appropriate common initiatives with other organisations in the field of major hazard prevention and organisation of relief.
Dr Muralee Thummarukudy
Chief of Disaster Risk Reduction at the United Nations Environment Programme