Jamie Pleydell-Bouverie is a Senior Programme Officer at the European Institute of Peace. He manages the Institute’s ‘European Policy Support’ programme which aims to strengthen European policies and strategies for conflict resolution.
Prior to joining the Institute in January 2020, he worked for six years at the international NGO Crisis Action, where he designed and delivered global advocacy strategies to protect civilians in conflict. He led the organisation’s work on Syria from Beirut, Lebanon, for two years (2017-2018) before moving to London to support Crisis Action’s UK office as a Senior Advisor. From 2013 – 2017, he managed Crisis Action’s advocacy at the United Nations in New York, leading joint initiatives with humanitarian and human rights NGOs to engage UN Security Council members and the UN Secretariat. Jamie also worked as a consultant for the Norwegian Refugee Council in Amman, Jordan (2018), where he supported the Jordan INGO Forum to develop a strategy for engagement with donors and policymakers on the humanitarian response.
He has a Master of Arts in International Relations from the Johns Hopkins University’s School of Advanced International Studies and a Bachelor of Arts in Theology from the University of Cambridge.