Richard Powell is the Founder and Director of SafeForChildren, a consultancy set up to provide support to organisations to ensure they are child safe. Prior to this Richard worked as the former Director of Global Safeguarding at Save the Children International/UK. Richard is recognised internationally as having played an outstanding role as a founder, developer, advocate, ambassador and leader in his field. His achievements include establishing the safeguarding system for the Save the Children movement – global, standards based, holistic and comprehensive safeguarding policies, procedures and guidance.
Richard has been a key part of the Bond trainer team for over two years and has been working with us to provide safeguarding training and consultancy support to both Bond members and other organisations operating within the international development and humanitarian sectors