Clara Richards

Senior Programme Specialist

Clara leads INASP’s work on evidence informed policy making. Her role is to design and implement capacity building interventions to support evidence use and to build strong relationship with  partners in the sector. Most recently, she has been involved in pilots of the Context Matters Framework with public agencies in Peru and Ghana.  Clara was Director of the 3-year VakaYiko programme under the DfID BCURE programme.

Clara has worked previously as an independent consultant on policy influence and evidence informed policy in various regions, including Latin America, Asia and Africa. She worked with the RAPID (Research and Policy in Development) team at  ODI (Overseas Development Institute) coordinating the Evidence Based in Development Network (EBPDN) from2011. Prior to this she spent more than five years at CIPPEC in Argentina developing the policy influence and evaluation capacities of Latin American think tanks and coordinating the Latin American chapter of EBDN.

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