Elizabeth Barker

India Programme Coordinator

Liz joined DiA as the India Internship Coordinator in 2017 after graduating from the the University of Sheffield with an MSc in Environmental Change and International Development.

Liz’s interest in International Development, and love for India, began after working on a conservation project in Lucknow in 2012. Following this, she volunteered on community development projects in Colombia and Bali before beginning to work in volunteer management in Sri Lanka. She is particularly interested in development research, having researched grassroot NGOs in South Africa, employment relationships within the guiding community in Tanzania, and environmental degradation in Peru.