Hannah Wright

Hannah Wright

Researcher - Affiliated Doctoral Candidate

Centre for Women, Peace and Security

About me

Hannah is a Researcher at the Centre for Women, Peace and Security as well as a PhD student at the LSE’s Department of Gender Studies, studying the relationship between gendered organisational cultures and discourses in foreign policy-making institutions and approaches to international peace and security.

Prior to joining the Centre, Hannah worked as a policy adviser on gender, peace and security issues for Saferworld, an international peacebuilding NGO, where she conducted research and analysis on gender and conflict in the Middle East, North Africa, South and Central Asia, as well as doing advocacy toward national and international policymakers. Previously, Hannah worked as a researcher in the UK Parliament with a focus on foreign policy issues, and prior to that worked with a women’s rights organisation in the Occupied Palestinian Territories.

Hannah holds a BA in Philosophy, Politics and Economics from the University of Oxford and an MSc in Gender and International Relations from the University of Bristol.

Selected publications

Selected blogs and op-eds