Former Event Organizer
As an Event Organizer, Maria worked on a series of dissemination events planned for 2005-2006 to promote the UNRISD Policy Report on Gender and Development, starting with the launch of the report in March 2005.
Prior joining UNRISD in December 2004, Maria was with the UN International Labor Organization (ILO) where she worked in the communications department on advocacy and social justice issues.
Maria has a B.A. in Journalism from Boston University, U.S.A., and Masters Degree in European Studies from the University of Bath, UK.
Maria left UNRISD in December 2006.