Michelle Viegas joined the Office of Outreach and Partnerships at the Inter-American Development Bank (IDB) in 2010. She develops and manages strategic partnerships with foundations, corporations, nonprofit organizations, financial institutions, universities, and governments in the areas of impact investing, transportation, health, institutional capacity of the state and gender, among other topics. From 2005 to 2010, Michelle was the Director of Programs and Strategic Outreach at Worldfund, a US-based organization that invests in high-quality and results-driven education in Latin America. Michelle holds a B.A. from the University of Notre Dame and a J.D. from Harvard Law School.
Cross Sector Collaboration
Thursday, July 26, 2012
10:30 AM – 11:30 AM
To solve social problems, the government must find creative ways to work with other types of organizations including foundations, private companies, and non-profit organizations. In this session, you will learn about innovative examples of cross-sector collaboration. The presenters will also provide you with tips on how to engage in cross-sector collaboration in your own work in the government.