Elaine Mercer - Editorial and Multimedia Convenor
Elaine develops multimedia and editorial products and impact strategies, and has worked with various IDS teams across themes including the gender, nutrition, food security, climate change, governance and health. These products are aimed at influencing and facilitating the work of international development policy makers and practitioners. Outputs produced range from audiovisual, print, online, audio and visual.
Her background is in social anthropology and has previously worked with international women's rights, gender and sexuality focused NGOs. She also has experience in using participatory methods to create media outputs, which has included managing and facilitating digital storytelling and participatory video workshops.