Oscar first started serving the UN World Food Programme in 2004, and since 2013 has been based out of Dubai. Through his experience with WFP and other UN organization he has been involved in numerous humanitarian emergencies in countries like Nepal, Liberia, Vanuatu and Haiti, supporting and coordinating, or directly deployed in the field. Beyond his engagements with the UN, also worked as entomologist, peace keeper and stage manager
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Peter and Peregrine
Peter Binkley and Peregrine Hawthorn are a father-and-son team who work for E-NABLE, a nonprofit that provides free upper-limb mechanical prosthetics to amputees. Peter Binkley is a designer of mechanical assistive devices and an educator for e-NABLE. He and his son, Peregrine Hawthorn (a congenital amputee), designed the Talon Hand, the Ody Hand, the Flextensor, and the Osprey Hand, and are collaborators on e-NABLE's Raptor Hand design team.