Samuel Doe

Senior Policy Adviser and Team Leader, Policy and Planning Division,

Bureau for Crisis Prevention and Recovery, UNDP New York

United States

Samuel Gbaydee Doe is the Senior Policy Adviser and Team Leader in the Policy and Planning Division of UNDP’s Bureau for Crisis Prevention and Recovery.  Aside from being in the UN for nearly a decade, Mr. Doe was a civil society leader in Africa for 15 years, having established and led the West Africa Network for Peacebuilding, the largest peacebuilding civil society network in Africa. He was also chair of the Forum on Early Warning and Early Response, a global network of conflict prevention scholars and practitioners, based in London. 

Mr. Doe is a Liberian national and holds a doctorate in Social and International Affairs from Bradford University, UK.  He received an MA in Conflict Transformation and Peacebuilding from the Center for Justice and Peacebuilding, Eastern Mennonite University, USA, where he teaches Conflict Sensitive Policy Development.