Laurence Hargreaves oversees Altai’s activities in East Africa. Laurence has been working with Altai since 2009 and in that time has worked in Afghanistan, Jordan, Libya and Somalia. Laurence is a research, monitoring and evaluation (RME) specialist with over a decade of experience in fragile and conflict-affected environments. He has a passion for conducting RME projects in the field of human security, covering topics such as migration, trafficking, access to justice, perceptions of security, stabilisation and counter-radicalisation. In his current role he oversees Altai’s projects for a range of clients including the UK Government, US Government, EU, the World Bank and UN agencies. From 2016-2018 Laurence worked as an M&E Manager for the Norwegian Refugee Council. Laurence holds an MA in International Security from King’s College London, an MEng from the University of Cambridge and a diploma in Islamic Law.