Rhia Muhi

Southeast Asia Regional Senior Adviser

Rhia Muhi

Rhia Muhi is the Southeast Asia Regional Adviser for the Food and Nutrition program. Prior to this role, she was  the in-country coordinator for the tobacco control and road safety programs. Rhia's experience includes working as a senior court attorney in the Philippine Supreme Court under the tutelage of then Chief Justice Ma. Lourdes P.A. Sereno. She was also a development worker for almost two decades and has worked with different non-government organizations on social justice issues involving indigenous peoples' rights, environmental law and humanitarian law through legal research, policy advocacy, community servicing and movement-building. Rhia earned her juris doctor at the University of the Philippines College of Law and pursued her master of laws at the Queen Mary University of London as a British Chevening Scholar.