I am currently Professor of International Development at Northumbria University. I am also a dad to two young girls, an avid skier and lover of mountains.
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Highlights and updates
Volunteers are not just a source of free labour: my piece in The Conversation exploring the roles of volunteers during Covid19 and how they need to be supported.
New working papers now out from the Refugee Youth Volunteering Uganda project. Click here to read more on Volunteering, Livelihoods and Skills and on Refugee Volunteering
Why it is time to start talking about paying volunteers. Blog on volunteer remuneration and hierarchies in the global South linked to our newly published research on this issue in Voluntas.