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Dr Kirsten Howarth

Lecturer in Humanitarianism and Conflict Response

Bio

Dr. Kirsten Howarth is Lecturer in Humanitarianism and Conflict Response at the Humanitarian and Conflict Response Institute (HCRI) at the University of Manchester. She completed her PhD on post-war violence and crime in El Salvador in 2012, examining its causation and impact on Salvadoran society with a particular reference on the role of gangs and their impact on the consolidation of peace and long-term development. Her current research focuses on humanitarian interventions in centres of urban violence.

Courses

Global Health and Humanitarianism

Global Health and Humanitarianism