While still struggling to recover from the economic impact of the pandemic, countries in Latin America and the Caribbean (LAC) face unprecedented challenges with limited fiscal space. Finding the right expenditure strategy is more important than ever. In this scenario, advancing gender equality offers significant opportunity, with the potential to both address growing gender … [Read more...] about Gender Budgeting: What is it and Why it is Important for Gender Equality and Economic Growth
Evelyn Cermeño joined the IDB in 2018 and is currently a Consultant for the Fiscal Management Division. She has worked for more than 15 years on multidisciplinary projects for local and international organizations (UNDP, OEI, GGGI, OIT, FRIDE, CLADS/INCAE, etc.) and in private companies, as director, advisor/specialist, consultant, coordinator and/or manager, in Latin America and Europe. Main areas of expertise: International Cooperation/Development, Non-profit Sector, Governance, Corporate Social Responsibility, Education, Sustainable Development, Project Management and Strategic Planning. Evelyn holds a Master (MA) in International Relations and Economics, a Master (MA) in Management and Administration of Foundations, Associations and Other Non-Profit Entities from Universidad Autónoma de Madrid, and a Master (MSc) in Social Policy and Development from the London School of Economics and Political Science.