James Leith

James has 25 years’ experience in international development, principally in southern Africa, West Africa, the Middle East and the UK focusing on: sustainable livelihoods, community development, pro-poor markets and ethical supply chains. James has worked with several charities including Africa including Now, Oxfam, and Action in Poverty and as an independent consultant. He acts with and contributes to the development of The Common Lot theatre company, and has a BA in Development Economics and a Masters in Rural Development.