Member of the Steering Committee
Leda is a specialist in multi-stakeholder collaboration and sustainable development. She has worked internationally with partnership initiatives that address development challenges by combining the resources, knowledge and expertise of actors from different sectors of society. Leda has a PhD in Social Policy from the University of Edinburgh and has taught on postgraduate programmes relating to partnership and development at universities in the UK, Spain, Norway and South Africa. She has also managed and facilitated partnership research, learning and training programmes for the European Commission, GIZ, Inter American Development Bank, Pan American Health Organisation, various United Nations agencies and the World Bank, among others.
Currently working with the Transnational Network on Partnership in the European Social Fund, Leda is a member of the Innovation and Technology for Development Centre at the Technical University of Madrid, and an Associate of the Partnership Brokers Association.