Training and Capacity Building Associate
Maria completed her Master in Public Administration in International Development from Harvard Kennedy School in June 2015. During her time there, she worked as a Research Assistant at Evidence for Policy Design (EPoD), at the Center for International Development (CID) at Harvard. She also co-authored a study on the Benazir Income Support Program and its potential governance dividends, particularly its impact on political violence. In addition, she spent a summer in Albania with the CID, investigating the potential for greater regional integration in the area. At CERP, she is worked as a Training and Capacity Building Associate, worked primarily on the BCURE project to train civil servants in Pakistan.