Cecile joined Conciliation Resources as South Asia Programme Coordinator in October 2017. Prior to this Cecile worked for five years with UNDP Zimbabwe on projects related to peacebuilding, dialogue and governance. Throughout her work, she developed a strong interest in finding innovative and collaborative ways to consolidate peace efforts both at local and national levels in complex environments.
Previously to working with UNDP, she gained experience in Thailand with a grassroots organization (Foundation for Education and Development) and in China with UNIFEM.
Cecile holds a Master degrees in International Relations with the Institut d'Etudes Politiques de Grenoble (France). She speaks French and English fluently, with good working notions of Chinese Mandarin and Spanish.