Alexandra Spencer


Start date with DI: October 2016

Where I am based: Bristol, UK

What I do: I work within the Research & Analysis team and have a particular focus on humanitarian financing. I am involved in a number of projects tracking cash transfers, private humanitarian assistance and funding to the Syria crisis, as well as the GHA Report and START Alerts.

Previous experience: I am a recent Economics and International Development graduate from the University of Bath, and completed an internship with Development Initiatives in 2014–15.

Likes: Running, cycling, climbing – just being outside!

Dislikes: Snakes and hash browns

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