Danielle Spencer is ActionAid UK’s Women’s Rights Policy Advisor. She has over a decade of experience as a women’s rights expert. She has implementation experience working on: the prevention and the response to VAWG; women’s economic empowerment; urban refugee rights; and gender transformative programming. Danielle has worked in humanitarian and development contexts (including: Hong Kong, Pakistan, Indonesia, Sri Lanka, Thailand, South Sudan; Kenya, Somalia, Turkey, Jordan and Lebanon). She has published academically and in grey literature, and has worked on national, regional and global policy and advocacy initiatives.