Gender Consultant for the Gender an Diversity Division (GDI)
Andrea Monje Silva is a consultant in the Gender and Diversity Division at the IDB. She supports the integration of gender issues in infrastructure projects (energy, transport, and water and sanitation). Before this position, she worked on women’s political participation and empowerment for the IDB’s Program for the Support of Women´s Leadership and Representation (PROLEAD) and in the integration of gender issues in the Latin America and Caribbean Transport Unit at the World Bank.
She holds a bachelor’s degree in Political Science and a Master’s degree in International Development from the Institut d’Études Politiques de Paris (Sciences Po), France, and a Master’s degree in Public Policy from the University of Maryland (U.S.).