avatar for Emad Karim

Emad Karim

UN Women
Global Youth Engagement Lead
Emad Karim is the Global Youth Engagement Lead at HeForShe, UN Women. He has more than 10 years of experience and academic background in designing and managing youth programs and technology-based solutions for development. His experiences and skills are drawn from the small villages in Egypt to the UN headquarter in New York in international non-profit organizations, for-profit corporations, as well as academic institutions. He has been working globally as a trainer and capacity building expert for UN Women, the League of Arab States, the World Bank, UNESCO, ILO, the British Council, and the Anna Lindh Foundation. Karim is the author of the iSurvive: Disasters, Revolution, and Control 2.0 a book proposing development of an online reporting solution that facilitates information collection, verification, and sharing during natural and human-based crisis.