We're a team of expert consultants in the humanitarian sector with vast experience across continents, cultures and languages.

I collaborate with a handpicked number of specialist consultants to help bring specific expertise and insights to the projects I work on. 

Julia Burpee, Consultant 

Julia is a Canadian storyteller, communications specialist and media trainer with vast global communications experience. She spent over six years working in different regions of Africa and the Middle East including managing communications for the L3 Emergency in northeast Nigeria for the UN Migration Agency (IOM) and supporting communications for the Libya Emergency.

 

Julia directed and produced a documentary about the Central Mediterranean migration route from West Africa to Libya, training young migrants to capture their harrowing stories on-camera to inform others of the risks. Her videos and photography have been shown at UN headquarters in Geneva, New York and Manila.

 

She has previously worked as a journalist with the Canadian Broadcasting Corporation (CBC) in Canada and the UK, Farm Radio International in Mali, and the Nation Media Group in Uganda. She earned a Master of Documentary Filmmaking from the Met Film School Berlin and Bachelor of Journalism from Carleton University in Ottawa. She speaks English, French and German.