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Christine Allen

Christian Aid

Christine leads the department responsible for the global policy, advocacy and high level influencing at Christian Aid. Before joining Christian Aid in June 2012, Christine spent more than 10 years as Executive Director at Progressio, and has also held key posts with a variety of Catholic organisations including CAFOD, the Justice and Peace Commission of Liverpool Diocese and the Catholic Housing Aid Society.

Christine also spent four years running the public affairs function at the National Housing Federation, the trade body for social housing landlords. She was an adviser to the Porticus Charitable Trust and was previously a trustee for Church Action on Poverty.