Ollie is a Lecturer in Geocomputation at the Centre for Advanced Spatial Analysis at University College London and a tech fellow/contributor at Bellingcat.

He has a PhD from the Oxford Department for International Development, where his research focused on developing computational methods for the study of insurgent recruitment in Turkey

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Ollie Ballinger
Spatial analysis

Supported projects

The price of oil

  • Environment

BASRA - In Iraq, one of the world’s driest and poorest countries, Western oil companies are exacerbating water shortages as they make record profits exporting alternatives to Russian oil in the wake of the war in Ukraine.