Author Archive for Adriana Arellano

Adriana Arellano is Grupo FARO‘s Research Director. At present she leads the research project “Understanding the relationship between universities and think tanks in Latin America” and is implementing an initiative to apply prospective research in Ecuador. Before joining Grupo FARO she worked as a consultant to the Inter-American Development Bank and UNASUR and was first an Education Policy Analyst and then the director of Policy Management at the Coordinating Ministry of Social Development in Ecuador. Adriana has a bachelor’s degree on commercial engineering with a focus on finances at the Pontificia Universidad Católica in Ecuador and a MA in Social Work and Social Policy Management from Florida State University. Her interests are social policy and education.

So far, so good!

At the beginning of this year, as I embarked on the On Think Tanks Exchange adventure I was very excited about the opportunity of learning from other think tanks and meeting  people from around the world facing similar issues as…