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Jessica Fullwood-Thomas

Jessica Fullwood-Thomas

Jess is the Resilience Advisor in the Economic Justice team in Oxfam GB. She also works with the Resilience Knowledge Hub. Jess' responsibilities include supporting country programmes on understanding vulnerability, analysing risk and delivering resilience building programmes.

A practical tool for listening to the people that matter

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Jessica Fullwood-Thomas introduces a new online tool by Oxfam, which can help practitioners to better listen to the viewpoints of the communities we’re working in.  TS Elliot famously said, ‘Where is the wisdom we have lost in knowledge? Where is the knowledge we have lost in information?’ Increasingly we have ever greater quantities and sources of data, but do we …

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Embracing transformation in the face of climate change

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Researchers and development practitioners need to think big in the face of irreversible climate change argues Jessica Fullwood-Thomas. There is no doubt that we are now past the tipping point for irreversible global climate change. The ever escalating disasters from Houston to Bangladesh and Sierra Leone to the Caribbean tell us that privilege and poverty continue to shape our relationship …