Dan Smith

Smith Dan
Organisation: International Alert
Website: http://www.international-alert.org/

Dan Smith is the Secretary General of International Alert and Chairman of the UN Peacebuilding Fund’s Advisory Group. Previous positions include Director of the Peace Research Institute Oslo (1993-2001) and Director of the Transnational Institute, Amsterdam (1991-3). He has written widely on peace, conflict and security issues since the mid-1970s and blogs on international politics at www.dansmithsblog.com. He was awarded the OBE in 2002.