Steph Le Lièvre is a communications associate at the Global Public Policy Institute (GPPi) in Berlin. Her academic and professional interests include democratic transitions and consolidation, conflict, citizen engagement, and journalism and democracy.
Before joining GPPi, Steph was programs manager for the Orwell Foundation and the Orwell Youth Prize in the UK, managing a range of activities to support public understanding of and interest in political affairs, promote good political writing, and engage young people in current affairs and social justice. Her role included managing the Orwell Prize, the UK’s most prestigious prize for political writing. She has interned for a Westminster-based think tank and worked with a disability rights organization in Ouagadougou, Burkina Faso.
Steph holds a master’s degree in comparative political thought from the School of Oriental and African Studies in London and a bachelor’s degree in politics, psychology, and sociology from the University of Cambridge. Her graduate studies were funded by a bursary from the States of Jersey.
Languages: English, French, Italian