William Dufourcq

Director of site: Les Grands Voisins and Les Cinq Toits, Aurore Association, Paris, France


Lawyer specialised in European Law, William started in 2002 as a lobbyist in Brussels during 2 years before turning to the Emergency Humanitarian sector. From 2004 to 2009, he was Country Director in Palestine, Haiti, Chad with Doctors of the World (MDM-France) before taking the position of Emergency Director from 2009 to 2013 with Action Against Hunger (ACF France). Since 2014, William is the Director of Emergency Housing Centers in Paris open to the public with different type of social, cultural and programmation activities. The 2 main centers are les Grands Voisins and les Cinq Toits and are managed by the French Charity Aurore which is specialised in emergency housing and social work.