FSC Indigenous Foundation


Giovanna Monteverde

Monitoring, Evaluation, and Social Learning Lead
Giovanna Monteverde

Giovanna is an International Research Manager and Monitoring and Evaluation specialist with more than 15 years of experience designing and evaluating development programs with a focus on social behavior change and conducting quantitative and qualitative research in more than 25 countries of the world, especially in Latin America, including logic model and theory of change development, performance measure testing, and data analysis (multivariate analysis-SPSS). For more than 10 years, Giovanna has worked as a Senior evaluation specialist designing and coordinating evaluations commissioned by the U.S. State Department and USAID. Giovanna’s experience includes leading large-scale evaluations of multi-country, multifaceted programs in the areas of democracy and human rights, women, youth and children, social inclusion, education, media and communication, and public diplomacy funded by organizations such as USAID, U.S. Department of State, UNICEF, U.S. Department of Labor, U.S. Peace Corps, International Republican Institute. For UNICEF, she had the opportunity to support the design and implementation of a study and communication and development campaign for the Amazon Indigenous communities.

Giovanna holds a bachelor’s degree in Social Psychology from the Pontifical Catholic University of Peru, and a Master’s degree in International Affairs from Ohio University. Mrs. Monteverde is from Peru and is a bilingual speaker.