John Young

John joined INASP in November 2018. Prior to joining INASP he headed up the RAPID Programme at ODI focusing on research, advisory and public affairs work on the interface between research and policy for seven years. He was involved in projects on decentralisation and rural services, information systems, strengthening southern research capacity and research communication. He developed the RAPID programme into a global leader on the research-policy interface and developed its key approaches on policy influence (ROMA). He previously spent five years in Indonesia managing the DFID Decentralised Livestock Services in the Eastern Regions of Indonesia (DELIVERI) Project and was ITDG's Country Director in Kenya.