Abraham is the co-founder & President of CGR* (Canadian Global Response)
, a federally-registered humanitarian organization in Canada- and part of the NGO Council of Alberta. He provides various trainings, including Sphere training, both in Canada & around the world.
He has lived & worked globally in the humanitarian field since 1984. He's been involved/ led major disaster response: Iran earthquake, China earthquake, Georgia post-war, Lebanon post-war relief, and currently the Syrian crisis.
Currently based in Athens, Greece-- where he founded OASiS
(a refugee center)-- he overseas Community Develpment & Disaster Relief project implementation & evaluation in the Balkans, Europe, North Africa and the Middle East.
Abraham is Ambassador-at-Large for IIPT (International Institute for Peace through Tourism) ~ http://www.iipt.org
*Canadian Global Response
adheres to and trains others in the Sphere project initiative.CGR
abides by the humanitarian charter and minimum standards in humanitarian response, with the belief that people have the right to life with dignity.