Jennifer Larbie leads the UK Advocacy and Policy team at Christian Aid, with a focus on policy development and advocacy towards the UK government. She represents the organisation in the media and political arena. Jennifer joined Christian Aid in October 2020. Previously, Jennifer was Head of Foreign, Defence and International Development policy at the Labour Party, where she also directed the Party’s international democracy building programmes. Jennifer holds a master’s degree in development studies from the London School of Economics, specialising in economic development policy in Africa. She has previously held roles in Parliament and the National Education Union.