Bearing Witness: How To Help When Feeling Helpless After a Disaster

Marion A. Osieyo

Born in Nairobi, Kenya and raised in London, UK, Marion Osieyo is a development practitioner, writer and adviser, specializing in global governance and development policy.

She has advised government administrations and international organizations on development policy including the UK Department for International DevelopmentBONDBritish Council and the Global Partnership for Effective Development Co-operation. She has also worked with civil society organizations to promote social and economic development in Southeast Asia, West Africa, and Europe.

In 2015, Marion was selected by the European Commission as a “Future Leader” of International Co-operation and Development and was selected by former UK Prime Minister Gordon Brown as a Prime Minister’s Global Fellow.

September 6th, 2017

The aftermath of natural and man made tragedies such disasters such as the Grenfell Tower fire in London reveals the deeper, inner work that’s required for true public and personal healing.