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KNL

Knowledge and Learning Sector

WHAT WE DO

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Federico Basañes

Manager of Knowledge and Learning

The Knowledge and Learning Sector (KNL) is composed of the Inter-American Institute for Economic and Social Development (INDES), the Knowledge Management Division (KNM) and the Felipe Herrera Library (FHL). It is specifically responsible for:

  • Designing and developing, in cooperation with the Bank's units, face-to-face, online and blended training and learning activities for employees and strategic partners in Latin America and the Caribbean.
  • Facilitating the creation, documentation, dissemination and use of state-of-the-art knowledge within the Bank and with partners in the region to produce services of high quality.
  • Promoting knowledge alliances and exchanges within the Bank and with development partners in the region.
  • Acquiring and facilitating access to knowledge that supports the Bank’s work, through the Felipe Herrera Library.

KNL develops learning and training strategies and promotes initiatives to translate state-of-the-art knowledge and best practices, produced by the Bank and others, into improved development effectiveness in the Bank’s operations.

KNL TEAM

Name Office in
Basanes, C. Federico (Sector Manager) Washington D.C.
Aclan, Carolina Washington D.C.
Alvarez Munoz, Maria Fernanda Washington D.C.
Barrio Sarmiento, Adela Washington D.C.
Collaguazo Taco, Daniela Cristina Washington D.C.
Cortes Gonzalez, Veronica Maria Washington D.C.
Eccles, Magda Washington D.C.
Espinoza Colmenares, Luis Manuel Washington D.C.
Galvis Restrepo, Marcela Washington D.C.
Garces D, Ana M Washington D.C.
Gomez Guevara, Melvyn Raul Washington D.C.
Gonzales Uceda, Teresa C Washington D.C.
Guinand, Grace Helen Washington D.C.
Hernandez, Joanna Lizette Washington D.C.
Kind, Alan Washington D.C.
Lara Laguna, Mercedes Washington D.C.
Lemos Alves dos Santos, Helder Washington D.C.
Lopez Hidalgo, Mariela Washington D.C.
Luna, Elba N Buenos Aires
Martinez Lima, Maria Alejandra Washington D.C.
Melasecca, Maria Helena Washington D.C.
Mendoza, Eri Jozer Washington D.C.
Miranda Canales, Ainara Washington D.C.
Miranda, Lucia Washington D.C.
Mora Moreno, Ricardo Andres Washington D.C.
Murillo, Luis Enrique Washington D.C.
Nill, Anna Catarine Washington D.C.
Oh, Carolina Washington D.C.
Otsuka, Takako Washington D.C.
Ramallo, Hugo Washington D.C.
Rivera Pineda, Julian Washington D.C.
Robalo, Nathalia Carolina Washington D.C.
Rodriguez Bu, Lorena Washington D.C.
Savignano, Carlos Washington D.C.
Sequi, Valentina Washington D.C.
Taborga, Diego Miguel Washington D.C.
Ugalde Manrique, Monica Washington D.C.

SDI TEAM

Name Office in
Bonnefoy, Juan Cristobal (Unit Chief IA Inst Econ&SocDev) Washington D.C.
Almonacid Rondon, Monica Washington D.C.
Avila Avendano, Alejandra Soledad Washington D.C.
Becerra Cortes, Yunuen Esperanza Washington D.C.
Campos Barrena, Miriam
Casanova Baixauli, Gines Washington D.C.
Chico Rizaldos,Alba Washington D.C.
Coton Gutierrez, Xenia Libertad Washington D.C.
Davila Casanova, Maria Jimena Washington D.C.
De Llano Gonzalez, Jose Gregorio Washington D.C.
Dusso, Andrea Washington D.C.
Esteves Carneiro, Carlos Henrique Brasilia D.F.
Fernandez Galarza, Ana
Filippin, Sonia Elizabeth Washington D.C.
Garcia Espinel, Astrid Johana Washington D.C.
Garcia Pinto, Antonio Jose Washington D.C.
Gomes Van der Linden, Marta Maria Washington D.C.
Gonzalez, Edgar Washington D.C.
Guzman, Gisela Washington D.C.
Haro Gonzalez, Ana Washington D.C.
Leonelli, Andrea Washington D.C.
Macher Barcenas, Carlos Enrique Washington D.C.
Mayumi Pereira, Luciana Fernanda Washington D.C.
Mier Pelaez, Margarita Elena Washington D.C.
Molpeceres Alvarez, Julio Washington D.C.
Mondelo, Ernesto Javier Washington D.C.
Muniz Montano, Elena Victoria México D.F.
Novinsky Leirner, Ana Washington D.C.
Pinzon Schneider, Fernando Washington D.C.
Ponce, Maria Washington D.C.
Porras Rivera, Maria Camila Washington D.C.
Porto, Stella Cavalcanti Da Silva Washington D.C.
Ratti, Claudia Washington D.C.
Rodriguez Quevedo, Evelyn Josefina Washington D.C.
Rodriguez Santos, Davinia Washington D.C.
Rojas Zarate, Ximena V Washington D.C.
Sanchez Sanchez, Veronica Patricia Washington D.C.
Segundo Lazaro, Sara Washington D.C.
Silva Velasco, Maria Fernanda Washington D.C.
Suarez Vega, Carolina Washington D.C.
Toledo Robey, Lucia
Useche Melo, Claudia Ines Washington D.C.
Yitani Rios, Jose Ernesto Washington D.C.
Zepeda Palomo, David Alejandro Washington D.C.
Zhang, Dou Washington D.C.

FHL TEAM

Name Office in
Palomino, Norma Estela (Unit Chief Library) Washington D.C.
Blanco Olea, Fernando Sebastian Lima
Bosman, Ben Washington D.C.
Boyd, Steven Jr. Washington D.C.
Cakici Baquero, Tatiana Washington D.C.
Calloni, Rodrigo Washington D.C.
Espinoza Pejerrey, Bertha Marcel Lima
Falcon, Danielle Alexandra Washington D.C.
Fis de Melo, Ivette A. Washington D.C.
Hernandez Rada, Monica Margarita Washington D.C.
Hilger, Joseph Macklem Washington D.C.
Huart Crosignani, Carolina Enriqueta Montevideo
Ivanov, Yanko Kirilov Washington D.C.
Kastenhofer, Julia Washington D.C.
Lenio, Connor James Washington D.C.
Marino, Christopher John Washington D.C.
McKenzie-Burton, Carol Washington D.C.
Midkiff, James David Washington D.C.
Osorio Duque, Carolina Washington D.C.
Saito, Erica Washington D.C.
Silva Gaitan,Diana Maria Washington D.C.
Thangamani, Aarti Washington D.C.
Umapathy, Divyabharathi Washington D.C.
Villena Bayona, Jose Andres Washington D.C.

KNM TEAM

Name Office in
Mokate, Karen M. (Div Chief Knowledge Management) Washington D.C.
Briceno Angarita, Bertha Leonor Washington D.C.
Cano, Lorena Washington D.C.
Cavelier, Andres Washington D.C.
Corbella Valea, Montserrat
Elizabeth Jesenia, Rodriguez Paredes Washington D.C.
Garcia Ferro, Luz Angela Washington D.C.
Llaguno Ribadeneira, Duval Washington D.C.
Marshall, Michelle Nancy Washington D.C.
Orozco Fernandez, Arianna Sofia Washington D.C.
Paonessa, Laura Washington D.C.
Ruiz, Adrian Omar Washington D.C.
Rustiguel da Silva, Beatriz Brasilia D.F.
Silva Tuta, Jenifer Yolanda Washington D.C.
Sposito Gutierrez, Ana Laura Washington D.C.
Strand, Kyle S. Washington D.C.