Gender Consultant at the Gender and Diversity Division (GDI)
Paola Buitrago works as a consultant for the IDB´s Gender and Diversity Division, where is in charge of coordinating the implementation of the Gender Action Plan, as well as the monitoring of results of IDB´s Gender Policy. Before joining GDI, participated in country and thematic evaluations of IDB projects at the Office of Evaluation and Oversight (OVE), and also worked in Education and Early Childhood projects within the Colombian government.
She holds a BA in Economics from Universidad de los Andes (Colombia), where she also has MSc. in Economics. Was awarded with an scholarship from the World Bank to study a Msc. in Public policy Studies at the University of Chicago (EE.UU.).