Programme Development Advisor
Alison is an international development professional with extensive experience in conflict resolution, development programs in emergency situations and international and US disaster preparedness. Alison is a Principal at the Interdisciplinary Global Development Group where in addition to building the organization from the ground up, she has contributed to a number of research and analysis projects. She spent time in Benin, West Africa designing and implementing nutritional health and agricultural extension programs using community participation methodologies, and her work with the Provincial Government of Romblon, Philippines contributed to a successful response after Typhoon Haiyan (Yolanda). In Colombia, she worked with a prominent think tank investigating peace and reconciliation programs. Alison is trained in various group facilitation methodologies and is fluent in Spanish, French and English.