Who we are

The Secure Livelihoods Research Consortium (SLRC) is an eight year global research programme exploring livelihoods, basic services and social protection in conflict-affected situations.

Funded by UK Aid from the UK government (DFID), Irish Aid and EC, SLRC was established in 2011 with the aim of strengthening the evidence base and informing policy and practice around livelihoods and services in conflict.

Who we are

The Secure Livelihoods Research Consortium (SLRC) is a global research programme exploring basic services, and social protection in fragile and conflict-affected situations. Funded by UK Aid from the UK government (DFID), with complementary funding from Irish Aid and EC, SLRC was established in 2011 with the aim of strengthening the evidence base and informing policy and practice around livelihoods and services in conflict.

 

The Overseas Development Institute (ODI) is the lead organisation. SLRC partners include:

 

 

SLRC is led by a global team based at the Overseas Development Institute in London, UK:

  • Mareike Schomerus, Research Director
  • Jessica Hagen-Zanker, Research Fellow
  • Georgina Sturge, Senior Research Officer
  • Stephanie Buell, Programme Manager
  • Laura Mertsching, Programme Officer
  • George Richards, Communications Officer

Funded by UK Aid from the UK government, Irish Aid and EC