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Jeremy Holland is a social development consultant with 20 years’ experience in research and advisory work in developing and transitional countries. He works on poverty and policy analysis, gender, participatory governance, political economy and monitoring, evaluation and learning.
Jeremy has a particular interest in combining methods for measuring and analysing the non-material dimensions of poverty. Between 1996 and 2005, Jeremy was a lecturer at the Centre for Development Studies in Swansea. In 2004 to 2005, he worked with the World Bank's Poverty Reduction Group on conceptualising and operationalising the Bank's approach to measuring empowerment.
From 2006 to 2009, Jeremy established and led the OPM Social Development Team. He has subsequently worked with OPM as an Associate Consultant. Jeremy's publications include 'Understanding Participation in Development' (2015), 'Who Counts? The power of participatory statistics' (2013), 'Tackling the Governance of Socially Inclusive Service Delivery' (2012), 'Measuring Change and Results in Voice and Accountability Work' (2009) and 'Tools for Institutional Political and Social Analysis of Policy Reform' (2007).