Our Team

Our Valuable Team Members

Chris Wright

Managing Director

Amaeteur Ultra Runner, Perpetually “learning Python”, Professional Coffee Drinker. Australian working from Borneo. Also speaks Malay and Spanish.

Santiago Saez

Journalism Director

Former founder of the first professional climate news site in Spain. Got a passion for finding excellent young journalists, promoting their work and helping them develop their careers. Also passionate about hair cuts. Working from Spain

Lina Yassin

Middle East and North Africa Program Manager

In 2016 became the youngest Sudanese climate journalist to publish in a national newspaper. Working from Sudan, at least when they don’t have blackouts.

Agnes Saycon

Finance Manager

Has now managed funds across more than 65 countries and grants from every continent. Queen of Climate Tracker’s Karaoke competitions. Working from the Philippines. Also speaks Tagalog and Visayan.

Morelia Curiel

Outreach Officer and Graphic Design Genius

A trained electrical engineer who’s always learning. Always optimistic about the future. Incredibly, working out of Venezuela. Also speaks Spanish

Francisco Parra

Latam Journalism Develpment Manager

After covering 3 COP’s he’s now passionate about sharing his experience with journalists from across Latin America. Passionate drinker of Fernet and Terramotos. Working from Chile. Also speaks Spanish

Henri Court Evans

African Journalism Mentor

A Senior Lecture of climate journalism based in Eswatini. Originally from Zimbabwe, he also speaks Swati, Shona, Ndabele, Zulu and Xhosa.

Kharishar Kahfi

Indonesian Journalism Manager

Working as a Mentor whilst an Editor in a prominent national publication in Jakarta. Working from Indonesia. Also speaks Indonesian and Javanese

Mai Hoang

Asian Programs Manager

Became the youngest climate journalist ever to go to a UN Climate Negotiations in 2018. Has published in all top 5 of Vietnam’s national newspapers. Working out of Vietnam. Also speaks Vietnamese.

Dizzanne Billy

Outreach Manager

Was one of Climate Tracker’s fellows at the Paris Climate Talks, back in 2015. Passionate gardener and veggie smoothie maker. Working from Trinidad (and sometimes Tobago). Also speaks Spanish and Trinidadian Creole

Eman Nigohaui

Tunisia Project Officer

Comes to Climate Tracker after 2 years working with the Maghreb Economic Forum. Passionate about creating an Arabic presence. Working in Arabic, also speaks English and French. 

Biena Magbitang

Asia Manager

Became the youngest news manager in a media giant in Manila. Has produced documentaries on Climate Change, Sustainability and Disaster Risk Reduction recognized by international award-giving bodies. Working from the Philippines. Also speaks Filipino.

Diana Taremwa Karakire

African Journalism Manager

Diana won the Africa- EU Energy Partnership Young Journalists Scholarship in 2017 and is a Climate Tracker alumni. Passionate about amplifying African women’s voices and action on climate change. Has a special affinity for art , music, and media advocacy. Based in Uganda.