Lina leads the development and implementation of Mozambique programme monitoring systems, coordinating with provincial teams routine reporting and data collection and analysis.
As the lead field officer for M&E in Mozambique, she designs and conducts impact and evaluation assessment and is currently collaborating with iDE’s global team in the development of a Market System Resilience Index that will measure resilience at a market level in different provinces in Mozambique. An applied economist and development practitioner with over 9 years of fieldwork across Africa, Latin America, and Asia, Lina has worked jointly with global teams to design and implement quantitative and qualitative studies assessing the effectiveness of several multisectoral rural development programs.
Lina received a B.S. and a M.A. in Economics from the Universidad de Los Andes in Bogotá, Colombia, and a M.P.A. in Development Practice from Columbia University in New York, USA. She has previously worked closely with African governments designing M&E systems to track development performance and has vast experience in impact evaluation of poverty policies, cost benefit analysis, and strategic planning.
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