Scherto Gill is the Executive Secretary of the Guerrand-Hermès Foundation for Peace (GHFP), an international research institute based in the UK and France. She is also a Visiting Fellow at the University of Sussex where she teaches (part-time) on postgraduate programmes in education and social research. As a GHFP’s Research Fellow, Scherto has conducted many enquiries in the fields of education, social studies and peacebuilding. Her research interests are centred around understanding peace and human development as an holistic and dynamic process and how to apply this understanding in social transformation. The key concepts that she is developing with others at the GHFP include human-centred education, dialogic and relational approach to peacebuilding and critical narrative. Scherto is a Fellow of RSA, a member of British Education Research Association and a Trustee of the Lewes New School.