Claire first studied corruption in relation to humanitarian action with the Overseas Development Institute in London. She has a Masters degree in Development Management from the London School of Economics and Political Science and a Bachelor of Arts in Industrial Relations from McGill University in Montreal, Canada. She has also studied humanitarian assistance management in Toronto, Canada and mediation and conflict resolution in The Hague, The Netherlands. Prior to joining Integrity Action, Claire worked as a humanitarian affairs officer with the United Nations Mission in the Democratic Republic of Congo (MONUC) where she reported on developments in the eastern region and interacted with various agencies and authorities to deliver assistance. She has also worked as a consultant with the United Nations Volunteers’ External Relations Group in Bonn and Representation Office in New York in the follow-up to the International Year of Volunteers 2001. In the summer of 2006, Claire contributed to the UK Department for International Development’s Drivers of Change Study on the Democratic Republic of Congo and researched inter-organizational coordination in complex emergencies. Claire works for the Network for Integrity in Reconstruction in Integrity Action’s London office. Claire speaks English and French.