Mairi has over 10 years’ experience of policy, research, management and high level advocacy. Specific expertise in women's rights in development and humanitarian contexts. Head of IRC's women's protection and empowerment policy and research. Also currently director of two consortia led by the International Rescue Committee looking at 'what works to prevent violence against women and girls in conflict and humanitarian contexts' and violence against adolescent girls.
Mairi's previous experience includes a secondment to Department for International Development, working with the IRC, Womankind Worldwide, Concern Worldwide.