Frederick Spielberg

Specializes in emergency preparedness, simulations and child protection.

Fred Spielberg has over 30 years of experience in disaster and conflict settings, working with UN agencies, NGOs and philanthropic foundations. He has provided technical assistance in over 60 countries in Latin America/Caribbean, Africa, Asia/Pacific, the Middle East and Eastern/Southern Europe. His specialization includes the design/implementation of simulations and training to scale up preparedness for emergencies with governments, humanitarian organizations and aid workers.   Most recently, he coordinated UNICEF’s response to the Venezuelan migration crisis in Colombia, 2017-2019.  He earned a bachelors in Anthropology (Stanford University) and a masters in Public Policy (University of California at Berkeley).