BWP is pleased to welcome Isabel Alvarez as our new Communications Manager and Ella Hopkins as our Gender Project Officer.
Isabel will lead the Project’s communications strategy and will support the team in its monitoring and outreach work. Previously, Isabel worked as Communications and Outreach Specialist for the Global Development Policy Center at Boston University and as communications consultant for Refugees International in Washington D.C. Isabel holds a Master’s Degree from Boston University in International Relations and International Communication.
As part of its Gender Equality and Macroeconomics (GEM) project, Ella will support BWP in challenging the ways in which macroeconomic policies currently promoted by international financial institutions undermine gender equality. Ella has experience working as a Parliamentary Advocacy Officer at RESULTS UK and as Co-Chair of the Policy and Parliamentary Working Group for the Send My Friend to School coalition. Ella holds a Bachelor of Arts in History from Bristol University, with a focus on social movements and postcolonialism.