Eddie joined the Climate Centre in 2015 and provides support to the Partners for Resilience and forecast-based financing programs in East Africa. His focus lies at the intersection of capacity building and urban resilience. Eddie also organizes workshops and training for Climate Centre partners in the region. Before joining the Climate Centre, Eddie was involved in environmental education and urban disaster-risk management, and he is pursuing an MSc. degree in Climate and Cociety at Columbia University in New York.