Start Date: April 2014
Where I am based: Rome, Italy
What I do: I cover DI’s policy and engagement on humanitarian issues and processes.
Previous experience: I’ve been involved in humanitarian, recovery and development work since 1997. In that time, I’ve worked with the UK’s Department for International Development (DFID), UNDP, UNICEF, UN Women, Save the Children, and the Assessment Capacities Project (ACAPS). I’ve worked in a number of crisis contexts in Asia, the Middle East and Africa. My experience has been mainly in the areas of knowledge management, coordination, needs assessment, and monitoring and evaluation. I have a Masters Degree in Development Practice.
Likes: Cold, sunny days and long walks with the dog
Dislikes: Mosquitoes, heavy traffic