David Nabarro

Sustainable Development Facilitator and former Special Adviser to the United Nations Secretary-General on the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development and Climate Change

David Nabarro is currently Sustainable Development Facilitator. He has over 40 years of experience in public health, nutrition, and development work at the national, regional and global levels, and has held positions in non-governmental organizations, universities, national Governments and the United Nations. He is former Special Adviser to the United Nations Secretary-General on the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development and Climate Change. Before, he has served as Special Envoy of the Secretary-General on Ebola, providing strategic and policy direction for the international response. From 2005 to 2014, he was Senior Coordinator for Avian and Pandemic Influenza. From 2011 to 2015, he served as Coordinator of the Movement to Scale Up Nutrition. Nabarro holds an MA, MSc and a Medical degree from Oxford University. He also holds a Masters in Public Health from London University. He is a Fellow of the Royal College of Physicians, and in 1982 was appointed a Commander of the Most Excellent Order of the British Empire (CBE) in recognition of his international public service.