Chemonics International is one of the world’s leading partners in international development. As the world’s largest government funded development practitioner Chemonics has a unique understanding of what works on programmes across fragile and conflict affected states. Chemonics specializes in forging partnerships that unite the world’s best minds to solve its toughest problems. On XCEPT, Chemonics provides consortium direction and executive leadership for the Conflict Dynamics and Response and the Violent and Peaceful Behaviour research streams. They also lead on the management of the XCEPT grants facility and on research uptake and communications, ensuring evidence generated through XCEPT has maximum impact.