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Bill Bell

Head of Child Protection, Save the Children UK and member of Child Protection Initiative Steering Group
Bill Bell Bill Bell is Head of Child Protection at Save the Children UK where he heads a team delivering technical support, policy analysis, and advocacy on child protection issues. His team provides strategic directon and technical guidance to Save the Children UK’s programme of work on child protection that reaches 3.7 million children in over 40 countries, as well as supporting the organisation’s child protection response in emergencies. Prior to working at Save the Children Bill was a lecturer in Latin American Studies at various UK universities. Bill is a former Chair of the NGO Group for the Convention on the Rights of the Child and was Co-Convenor of the Child Rights Caucus set up to represent NGO views at the 2002 UN General Assembly Special Session on Children. He is the co-Chair of the Better Care Network and was previously Chair of the Child Rights Information Network.