Bio: Ahmad Hashem is a Civil and Environmental Engineer based in Sydney, Australia . He was born in United Arab Emirates - Abu Dhabi - and spent the first 18 years of his life there. He moved to Palestine on 2005 to complete his study in Civil Engineering at the University of Gaza. Moreover, He holds MSc '' Environmental Engineering and Project Management '' from University of Leeds, UK. Ahmed , As a young Palestinian youth, participated in large wide social activities in his own community in Gaza. He was one of the 20 leaders in GCC program in Mercy Corps International. He was also a blog facilitator to some blogs connected students from Gaza with students from US, UK and Iraq. He also participated in International events like the Youth Camp 2011 in Ballerup Denmark, Conference of Youth COY8 (23-25 Nov 2012) in Doha Qatar, United Nation Climate Change Conference (UNFCC) COP18 in Doha, Qatar, Tromso International Film Festival (14-20 Jan 2013), Tromso, Norway and Euromediterranean Youth Meeting 2013 (11-15 March 2013) Barcelona, Spain. Lately, Ahmed participated at the Third Regional Summer School- An Introduction to Natural Resource Governance in the Arab Middle East and North Africa (20-25 Oct 2013) in Amman, Jordan.