Lisa Wise

Head of Inclusive Development, Save the Children

Lisa Wise is Head of Inclusive Development in Save the Children’s Policy, Advocacy and Campaigns Division.  She leads the organisation’s policy and research on inequality and accountability, with a view to driving change for the world’s poorest and most marginalised children. As part of Save the Children’s global Every Last Child campaign, her current thematic focus is on the implementation of the SDG pledge to Leave No One Behind, with emphasis on child marriage and gender inequality.  Prior to joining Save the Children, Lisa worked for a number of development and human rights organisations including VSO, Oxfam and Global Partners and Associates.  She holds degrees from Oxford University and the School of Oriental and African Studies at the University of London.