I have worked in the social development field for almost ten years in the UN systemís specialized agencies: UNDP, UNIFEM, and UNDSS as well as national and international NGOs and freelance consultancies mainly in charge of the drafting and fundraising of projects and programs.
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I have taken up different management positions related with program and project cycles as technical assistant, project coordinator and program officer.
Program and project proposals drafting,
Fundraising at national and international levels....
I have solid experience drafting and fundraising projects and programs on womenís rights promotion for democracy strengthening, as well as childrenís education promotion, civil society participation and political incidence, transparency and the fight against corruption tackled from different approaches, namely gender, intergenerational, multicultural, environmental, class, and diversity.
I have also headed the technical, administrative and financial implementation and coordination of social projects and programs.
Additionally I have participated in programmatic processes of follow up and evaluation, and as part of my recent academic experience I have deepened my knowledge in terms of quantitative and qualitative analysis of social programs and public policies for impact evaluation of interventions.
I am well-versed with all the phases of the fundraising cycle: identification of necessities, fundraising mapping and strategy, identification of actors and local partnerships establishment, project and program proposals design and elaboration, cooperation relationsí establishment with local, national and international development actors.
My biggest accomplishment at ESQUEL Foundation was spearheading the program: "Strengthening of ethics, good governance and transparency in Ecuador", financed by the UN Democracy Fund.
At Agora Democratica, a joint program between International IDEA and the Netherland Institute of Multiparty Democracy (NIMD), I worked as a program officer...
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