Li Ai is an Emerging Market Sustainability Dialogues (EMSD) staff member of the DFID co-financed sustainable mining project and in charge of all related coordination efforts. As a Journalism major and a MPA major, Li Ai has previously worked at Beijing Times, Clean Water Alliances and Oxfam. Before joining GIZ, she was Programme Officer of Sustainable Finance in China and Oxfam’s Developing World Programme, and the coordinator of the EU-Oxfam co-funded Programme Empower Civil Society in an unequal multipolar World. Furthermore, Li has seven years of experience as politics and economy journalist in Beijing Times. She has expertise in sustainable development, brand and communications, and programme management.