In addition to her academic studies Rebecca has spent the past 15 years
working in the NGO and statutory sector. For 10 years she managed projects as
well as undertook research and advocacy work for Save the Children; Rebecca's
specialist areas were working with children and young people from abroad, as
well as those living in severe and persistent poverty. In 2010, Rebecca founded and currently acts as
the Director of Article 26, a project supporting forced migrants to access and
participate in higher education.