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Ed Pomfret is Head of Oxfam's GROW Campaign which aims to fix the broken food system, focusing on land rights, climate change and agriculture. He has worked at Oxfam since 2009: as campaign manager on conflict and humanitarian issues, regional campaigns and policy manager for the Horn East & Central Africa, and campaigns & policy manager for Oxfam Somalia. He specializes in working with communities in countries to overcome poverty. Before Oxfam he worked on environmental issues, campaigning on ancient forest destruction and climate change for a decade. At Oxfam he worked on many of the major humanitarian crises of our time in DRC, Afghanistan, South Sudan, Sudan, Somalia, the Haiti earthquake, major Pakistan floods, and food crises in the Horn of Africa and Sahel, before moving back into the environment and development field as head of Oxfam's GROW campaign. You can follow him @edpomfret.