Benedict Latto

Head of Civil Society

Benedict Latto is the Head of DFID’s Civil Society Team. The team leads DFID policy on civil society and manages its central funding mechanisms.  He has previously worked on DFID’s governance and conflict policy, and on programmes in Zimbabwe, Ethiopia, India and the Balkans. Prior to DFID, he worked for the UN Development Programme. He studied law at King’s College, London, Panthéon-Sorbonne, Paris and the College of Europe, Bruges.