Alejandro Biondi Rodriguez

Alejandro has 4+ years of experience working at the Centre for the Implementation of Public Policies Promoting Equity and Growth (CIPPEC), a major think tank in Argentina, where he was project coordinator for their Social Protection Programme. Alejandro led applied research and advocacy initiatives in areas ranging from poverty eradication to sexual and reproductive health rights. He is co-author of ‘El Género del Trabajo’, the first comprehensive book on gender gaps in the Argentine labour market, a joint project with the ILO, UNDP and UN Women. Alejandro has also worked with the Argentine Ministries of Social Development, Health and Education in the design and implementation of Argentina's current National Plan for Teenage Pregnancy Prevention. He holds a BA in International Studies from Universidad Torcuato di Tella, and received scholarships from the Fulbright Commission, the French Institute and Chevening. Alejandro will continue his career in public service, working to promote equality and development through rights-based social policy.