Robert Muggah is an expert in cities, security, migration and new technologies. He is the co-founder the Igarapé Institute, a think and do tank that works on data-driven safety and justice across Latin America and Africa. He is currently the director of research. Previously, he was the co-founded the SecDev Foundation and Group, organizations devoted to cybersecurity and the digital economy. Robert Muggah works as a consultant with governments and institutions such as the UN or the World Bank.