Mike Green is policy and advocacy adviser at Bond. He advices members on policy issues including quality and quantity of official development assistance (ODA).
In the UK, he leads engagement with the government on UK aid policy, including with the Department for International Development, HM Treasury, Foreign and Commonwealth Office, the Department for Health, as well as cross-Whitehall funds including the Conflict, Stability and Security Fund led by the National Security Council, and the Prosperity fund. Mike also convenes sector engagement around the G7 / G20, the OECD Development Assistance Committee, the Independent Commission for Aid Impact (ICAI) and aid inquiries by the House of Commons International Development Select Committee.
Prior to working for Bond, Mike worked for a human rights NGO, leading their public affairs work across Whitehall as well undertaking advocacy at the European Union and the United Nations Human Rights council. He was also a senior parliamentary assistant in the House of Commons for 5 years, running a number of Middle East and North Africa APPGs and winning the Dods "Parliamentary Researcher of the Year" award.