Violeta Gonzalez
Head, Partnerships, Outreach and Resource Mobilization

Violeta leads and coordinates the EIF's work on Partnerships, Outreach and Fundraising. She brings over 14 years' experience in senior management and advisory roles for international development organizations and the private sector. Before the EIF, Violeta was the Team Leader for Resource Development and Partnerships the Center for International Forestry Research, a CGIAR Research Center. She was also the Head of Development and Communications at the International Network for Bamboo and Rattan. She holds a Bachelor's Degree in Political Science and French and Francophone Studies from Carleton College (USA) and a Master's Degree in European Political and Administrative Studies from the College of Europe (Belgium/Poland).

Articles

Don’t put export bans on medical supplies during COVID-19. Why trade should flow freely to the world’s poorest countries

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Protecting trees, empowering women, ensuring incomes – suggestions for a just shea story

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Why exporters need to mind the trade finance gap

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5 ways to boost sustainable trade in the world’s poorest countries

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4 ways to empower women in the world's poorest countries

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Detoxifying crops in The Gambia, from the ground up

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Friendship across borders: When trade brings peace

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Supporting Least Developed Countries take advantage of ‘the biggest trade reform in a generation’

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World’s poorest nations take lead on trade

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