Specialist in inclusive development and humanitarian action with over ten years’ experience working with populations affected by crisis and conflict, including refugees, asylum seekers and internally displaced people. Committed to innovative research and learning, improving policies, programs and practices, and driving change across humanitarian and development systems. Extensive experience in applied research, including conducting assessments and participatory evaluations; designing and piloting strategies for inclusion of marginalized groups (e.g. persons with disabilities); and advocating for policy and practice change at country, regional and global levels.
Field experience: Timor Leste, Papua New Guinea, Indonesia, Philippines, Thailand, Cambodia, Solomon Islands, India, Bangladesh, Nepal, Afghanistan, Iraq, Jordan, Lebanon, Sierra Leone, Liberia, Uganda, Kenya, Chad, Zimbabwe, Burundi, Ethiopia, Romania, and Northern Caucasus in the Russian Federation.