CClimate Risk adviser,
Red Cross Red Crescent Climate Centre
Roop provides technical support to disaster managers and adaptation practitioners to access, interpret and use climate risk information for decision-making, as well as supporting learning around climate risk management.
She is the operational lead for our work on extreme event attribution with the World Weather Attribution partnership, increasing the relevance of attribution findings for climate change adaptation.
Roop also supports the Climate Centre’s urban portfolio with a focus on heat risk.
She has master’s degree in climate and society from Columbia University and a BSc in atmospheric science from Cornell University.