Diana Gutierrez has joined the UNDP’s Regional Hub for Latin American and the Caribbean as Gender Equality Seal Certification Programme Manager. She received her M.D. from the University of Birmingham in the UK in Poverty Reduction and Development Management, she is also specialist in International Cooperation and Development Projects Management and a Professional in Finances and International Relations.
With a decade of experience with the United Nations including the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) in Colombia as the Inclusive Economic Development Project Manager, the United Nations Food and Agriculture Organisation (FAO) as Expert in Project Formulation and Finances in the design and implementation of the Colombia’s Food Security Observatory and the United Nations Office on Drugs and Crime (UNODC), as Economic Adviser for the M&E system of alternative development programs.
She is passionate about finding innovative solutions to address poverty and inequality, focusing on economic development, private sector engagement, gender equality, financial inclusion, Corporate Social Responsibility CSR, shared value building, social and entrepreneurial innovation, as the means to achieve human development with equality and opportunities for all.