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Dr Celia Petty

Director of Operations

Co-founder and Director of Operations, Evidence for Development (EfD), a research and capacity building organisation specialising in the study of rural and urban livelihoods in developing countries. Expertise includes understanding the links between climate change and the capacity of livelihood systems, people and communities, to adapt; developing innovative methods for measuring and modelling household economies; working with academic institutions and development organisations to create teaching and training materials including e-learning. Through 1990s work with Save the Children on social protection and protection of children affected by armed conflict, leading inter-agency work with UN, ICRC national governments and donors. Strong track record facilitating dialogue between individuals, sectors and organisations with diverse mandates to reach shared objectives.