Julie Lawson-McDowall

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Julie Lawson-McDowall

Julie Lawson-McDowall has worked with some of the most effective programming in response to extreme poverty and gender inequality.  She draws on extensive academic research experience to ground her analysis of poverty for appropriate programming, policy, and evaluation advice.  She has experience with NGOs including Irish Aid, FAO, UNICEF, and World Bank and government organizations in developing social protection systems.  Julie is the Research Coordinator for the EFI project.