Clémence has been working with International Alert since 2014. She is conducting research on the interrelated risks of climate change, environmental degradation and insecurity, and how they affect resilience patterns in fragile and conflict-affected contexts. Clémence previously worked for the humanitarian organisation Action Contre la Faim on climate change, food security and nutrition. She has fieldwork experience in Ecuador working on an agricultural development project with local communities, where she developed a strong interest in resilient livelihoods approaches in vulnerable areas. She has an MSc in Political Science from Sciences Po Lille.