Doris Suaza


Geologist Specialist in risk and disaster prevention.

International consultant, with more than 20 years of experience in risk management, management of environmental projects and risk management and post-disaster reconstruction.

Has extensive experience in post-disaster reconstruction processes and incorporation of the risk component in environmental and territorial planning instruments and the application of local risk management tools.

Official and / or contractor of the Colombian Geological Service, the National Planning Department, the Ministry of Environment and Sustainable Development, the National Disaster Risk Management Unit and the Adaptation Fund in Colombia. Between 2009 and 2016.

In 2007 and 2008, she was Consultant for the General Secretariat of the Andean Community – Disaster Prevention and Attention Project in the Andean Community – PREDECAN, to Advise and Coordinate the Incorporation of Risk Management in Territorial Planning, Planning and Public Investment of the Andean Subregion.

She worked for 15 years as a risk specialist in the Office of Risk Management in Bogota district.

Consultant for the United Nations Development Program – UNDP and currently an international consultant for the World Bank on risk management issues.