Mr Almotaz Abadi is Managing Director at the UFM Secretariat of the Environment and Water Division, where he also served as Acting Deputy Secretary General between Sept 2015 and August 2016.
He is in charge of the regional policy dialogue and cooperation on water issues and ensures the direct link with the Resource Efficiency and investment and economy aspects. as well as with the water-energy-food-ecosystems nexus. He is the Main Drive to revitalize the water political framework at the MEDITERRANEAN including the startup of the process that had yield a successful Ministerial declaration on water on April 2017 and its associated Financial Strategy which was endorsed on Dec 2018.
He worked director of the Aid Coordination and management Unit at Palestinian Gove on Water and related sector, Policy adviser with the GIZ and the Program manager of with Italian Development Cooperation in Jerusalem.