Jesse McCommon is a researcher at Humanitarian Advisory Group (HAG) in Melbourne. Jesse draws on experience in the not-for-profit sector, focusing primarily on sustainable development before transitioning into humanitarian research. Her recent work has included research on localisation, humanitarian reform and civil-military coordination in emergencies. Jesse holds a Master of International Relations from the University of Melbourne.
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