James is a respected voice in international peacebuilding and state-building policy with two decades of experience in the government and not-for-profit sector. He is the former chair of the Civil Society Platform for Peacebuilding and Statebuilding, a global coalition of peacebuilding organisations that is the voice of civil society in the International Dialogue on Peacebuilding and Statebuilding, and in the New Deal for Engagement in Fragile States. James previously led World Vision International’s fragile states policy engagement and has a background in the Pacific, human rights and general development policy. James was a leading civil society contributor to the successful advocacy for the adoption of a peace goal in the Sustainable Development Goals, and he was a member of the original design and leadership team of Australia’s Make Poverty History campaign.
James CoxChris Johnson2018-10-15T08:50:28+00:00