James Roman

James is a social worker with four years of experience working for the government on conditional cash transfer programs in the Philippines and supporting peace development programs.

James also has a special interest in disaster preparedness and founded an NGO called “Taguyod Bayan” which seeks to disaster proof the Philippines through disaster resilient housing and also community building activities based on disaster education.

Affiliation: University of Birmingham

Research interests: Disaster Preparedness, Poverty Reduction