FSC Indigenous Foundation


Mary Donovan

IPARD Program and Communication Officer
Portrait of Mary Donovan IPARD Program And Communication Officer.

Mary has experience at a global agriculture non-profit in Mexico where she implemented the organization’s digital strategy, led successful communications campaigns, and served as acting editor-in-chief.

She worked on themes of social inclusion, human rights and Indigenous Peoples at the World Bank, writing a report on the incorporation of human rights at the Bank, coordinating a grant to integrate a human-rights based approach in seven projects, and developing an innovative results matrix linking World Bank Policy with the United Nations Declaration on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples.

She has a MA in Human Rights from University College London and BA in Philosophy and French from the University of Virginia.