Jonathan Couturier is a recent Human Geography graduate, having studied at the LSE and UCL. He took a keen interest in geopolitics and development during his studies, focusing his research on the links between the British national security strategy and its development programme. During his BA at the LSE, he often wrote for its student newspaper, the Beaver. He has worked at the Global Policy Journal as an intern, and at the Frontline Club for Independent Journalism as an assistant, pursuing his interests in global politics. In his spare time, he is a junior diving instructor, a skill he can take with him on his travels.