Didier Jacobs is senior policy advisor at Oxfam America. Jacobs also served as special advisor to the president at Oxfam America. He was previously a researcher in Oxfam America's Policy Department, specializing in global governance and international finance.

Before joining Oxfam, Jacobs was a researcher at the London School of Economics and Catholic University of Louvain, as well as an aid worker for Médecins Sans Frontières in Liberia during the civil war.

He earned his master's degree in public policy from the Harvard Kennedy School of Government and a master's in economics from the Catholic University of Louvain.

Last Updated: June 27, 2017

Global Democracy: The Struggle for Political and Civil Rights in the 21st Century (Vanderbilt University Press), a book that outlines a new foreign policy doctrine to build a fairer globalization.