Stuart Worsley

Programme director, Green Economy Coalition

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Telephone: +44 (0)20 3463 7399
Languages: English, Bahasa Indonesia (fluent), French (good working knowledge), Dari/Farsi (conversational)

Specialist in development, poverty alleviation and the formation of participatory coalitions. Works across the boundaries of community activism, science, NGO services, business development and government policy.


Participatory community development, adaptive resilient systems, livestock systems, agriculture, natural resource management, water resource management.

Before IIED

  • Director of country and regional programmes and operations in Ethiopia, Kenya, Afghanistan, Pakistan, Egypt, Indonesia, the Balkans and East and Southern Africa for Mercy Corps, SNV, and CARE
  • Head of development partnerships for the CGIAR research programme on livestock and fish – with ILRI, CIAT, ICARDA and WorldFish

Current work

Overseeing the building and development of coalitions-of-action around green economy issues for the GEC.