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Olivia Berthon

Communications Manager (Maternity Cover)
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Olivia Berthon

Having joined UKCDS as Communications Manager in November 2017, Olivia is responsible for delivering strategic communications for UKCDS, its member organisations and key stakeholders.

She has spent the last five years working in development communications across the public and non-profit sectors, primarily with a focus on refugee- and migration-related issues. Before joining UKCDS, Olivia worked for the International Cooperation and Development Directorate of the European Commission, managing communications activities for a migration and forced displacement fund focused on East Africa.

Prior to this, she managed a communications campaign for a British NGO called Street Child, and worked as a refugee caseworker for the British Red Cross.