As the Executive Governance Officer, Isabel acts as the main focal point between the EDCTP Secretariat and the EDCTP constituency bodies, namely the General Assembly, Board, Scientific Advisory Committee and Audit Committee. She is responsible for facilitating communication and ensuring timely and effective sharing of information between the EDCTP Secretariat, the EDCTP High Representatives and the EDCTP constituency members and observers. She is also responsible for ensuring efficient organization of meetings of the EDCTP constituency bodies.
Isabel’s international exposure comprises extensive professional experiences in the European Parliament in Brussels and in the United Nations (UN) in the areas of liaison with stakeholders and governmental actors, planning and organization of meetings, and report writing. At the service of the United Nations, she lived and worked in the Democratic Republic of the Congo for six years and in Senegal for over three years.