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Gopesh Tewari
Education Manager
IRRI

The International Rice Research Institute (IRRI), is the world’s premier research organisation dedicated to reducing poverty and hunger through rice science; improving the health and welfare of rice farmers and consumers and protecting the rice-growing environment for future generations. Founded in 1960, the institute, headquartered in the Philippines, has offices…
Tim Brann
3 July 2020
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Tanya Cox
Director
CONCORD

What does it take to be the Director of an international network of NGOs in current times? This was the question that the CONCORD Board set about answering when it was looking to replace its Director. CONCORD is the European Confederation of Relief and Development NGOs. It is made up…
Tim Brann
30 June 2020
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Yurdi Yasmi
South East Asia Representative
IRRI

Yurdi Yasmi joined IRRI in March 2020 as their South East Asia Representative. IRRI’s mission is to improve livelihoods and nutrition; abolishing poverty, hunger, and malnutrition among those who depend on rice-based agrifood systems. The role was intended to represent IRRI’s interests in the region, provide strategic leadership and enable…
Tim Brann
10 June 2020
Case StudyEducationUK

Joanne Thompson
Chair
Magic Breakfast

As many as 1.8 million school age children are at risk of hunger in the UK. Magic Breakfast’s charitable purpose is to alleviate child hunger and poverty as a barrier to education through the provision of healthy breakfasts to children across England and Scotland. Magic Breakfast had 480 partner schools…
Tim Brann
28 April 2020
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John Watkin
CEO
Sahara Conservation Fund

“Deserts are not barren wastelands. They are geographically spectacular, culturally rich, and home to an amazing array of exquisitely adapted plants and animals, many of which require urgent attention.” The Sahara Conservation Fund works to conserve the wildlife, habitats and other natural resources of the Sahara and its bordering Sahelian…
Tim Brann
29 January 2020
Case StudyUK

Trustees
St Christopher’s Fellowship

Oxford HR has placed three trustees at St Christopher’s Fellowship, a charity founded in 1870 supporting housing, fostering and specialist support services, all designed for young people in care. All three were satisfied with Oxford HR’s involvement, noting “The process and engagement from the outset has been excellent.  Honesty and…
Tim Brann
9 January 2020
Case StudyUK

Sonia Mangan
Chief Executive Officer
Carers Support West Sussex

In 2019, Oxford HR were retained by Carers Support West Sussex in their search for a Chief Executive Officer. Carers Support provide support, advice and guidance to carers in West Sussex; a wide spectrum that includes those looking after those with learning development, physical disability, cancer, vulnerable adults, drug and…
Tim Brann
16 December 2019