London-based David Archer is ActionAid’s Head of Programme Development. He recently led the development of People’s Action to End Poverty – ActionAid’s strategy for 2012-2017 – and People's Action in Practice, a resource that explains ActionAid’s Human Rights Based Approach.
David was previously ActionAid's Head of Education and in the 1990s developed the Reflect approach to adult learning. He has 25 years experience working on rights-based approaches to education, building civil society coalitions on education across Africa, Asia and Latin America. David is a co-founder and Board Member of the Global Campaign for Education, manages the Right to Education Project and sits on the Board of the Global Partnership for Education.