Flora McCrone


Flora provides research expertise and management to a range of projects in Wasafiri’s Conflict & Extremism Portfolio.  

Flora specialises in field-based conflict research and political anthropology, focusing on a range of issues including armed group mobilisation, elite political transition, and the protection of civilians in conflict. Having grown up in East Africa, she has extensive professional experience in South Sudan, northern Kenya and latterly in southern Somalia. Flora has an MSc in Human Rights and Complex Emergencies from the London School of Economics and a BA in Anthropology from Durham University.