Roundtable: Power, privilege and pay in the international development and humanitarian sector

Activity: Academic talk or presentation typesInvited talk


Event Date
Friday, 4th December 2020
Time: 10:00-11:30 UK time
Topics: Human Resources, pay and remuneration, power and privilege
Software: Zoom (all you need is a charged laptop, tablet or mobile and internet connection to join the session)
Who is it for: This session will be particularly useful for anyone working in human resources, senior management or as a trustee of a charity. The discussions and case studies will be useful for anyone working within charities, social enterprises, universities or businesses within the international development and humanitarian sector.

Dr Ishbel McWha-Hermann, Lecturer in International HRM, University of Edinburgh Business School
Kevin Moyes, Global Human Resources Director, Save the Children
Marianne Walker, Global Reward Manager, WaterAid

This lunchtime digital round table will tackle the topic of fair pay and discuss the dual pay systems that some organisations use for international and local staff. Dr Ishbel McWha-Hermann will present the findings of a research study Project FAIR and we will hear two case studies from organisations Save the Children and WaterAid. You can read more about Project FAIR’s standards and principles, toolkit and research findings on our resources page.
Period4 Dec 2020
Held atScotland's International Development Alliance
Degree of RecognitionInternational