Henry Smith

Henry Smith is a Director with First Call Partners. He has over 20 years’ conflict prevention
and peacebuilding experience in Africa, Asia, Europe and the Middle East and North Africa.
He previously held posts as Senior Conflict Adviser for the UK Department for International
Development, Head of the Security and Justice Group in the UK Stabilisation Unit and Director
of the international NGO Saferworld. Henry has extensive knowledge and experience of
designing and implementing security and justice, stabilisation, local resilience and community
security programmes. Henry has a PhD from Bradford University exploring the interrelationships
between small-arms and light-weapons management and peace processes.