Gender and self-reliance specialist
Vice President, Programs, WRC
Dale has 30 years of humanitarian experience which ranges from direct service delivery in Asia, the Middle East, and the Balkans, to research and global policy. He has conducted researched in urban displaced contexts around the world focused primarily on refugee protection and refugee livelihoods. He led the development of the first ever Livelihoods Field Manual for Humanitarian Practitioners, and is a recognized expert and advisor on gender, gender equality, and the prevention of gender-based violence. Dale has worked and consulted with numerous NGOs as well as UNHCR and UNDP and currently serves as Vice President, Programs for the Women’s Refugee Commission where he oversees the organization’s 40 research and advocacy programs and projects.