Eleanor O'Connell

Job Title
Policy Manager

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About
Eleanor O'Connell

In her role as Policy Manager, Eleanor works on the achievement of Conciliation Resources’ policy goals in our Strategic Plan, including sustainable outcomes on counter-terrorism legislation and sanctions. Her work includes pursuing uptake strategies for CR research projects, working with the Gender Team to enhance policies on gender, peace and security and mediation and peace building at EU Level, as well as jointly coordinating the Bond Counter-Terrorism and Sanctions Working Group. Prior to joining Conciliation Resources, Eleanor worked in policy and public affairs for a business organisation influencing government on a wide range of policy issues including crime and violence. She has also worked on an international development placement with Y Care International in Togo.

Eleanor has a BA Hons in Politics and International Relations with Arabic from the University of Exeter and speaks French.