Jess Fullwood-Thomas is the Resilience Advisor in the Economic Justice team in Oxfam GB. She also works with the Resilience Knowledge Hub.
Jess' responsibilities include supporting country programmes on understanding vulnerability, analysing risk and delivering resilience building programmes. In partnership with colleagues in the Resilience Knowledge Hub she supports further development of Oxfam's vulnerability and risk assessment tools and promotes a collaborative and cohesive approach to Oxfam International's work on resilience.
Jess has worked in the NGO sector for the last 5 years both in the UK and overseas, primarily supporting resilient livelihoods and youth engagement in East Africa. She has a degree in Sociology from the University of Warwick and a Masters in African Studies from Oxford University.