Royal College of Surgeons in Ireland Coláiste Ríoga na Máinleá in Éirinn

Chiara Pittalis

Researcher

Tel: +353 (0) 1 402 2769; email: chiarapittalis@rcsi.ie

Chiara Pittalis

Biography

Chiara Pittalis holds a Master’s Degree in Economics and has significant experience in analysing policy processes in the fields of health, social protection and education. Over the years she has developed a keen interest in the needs of vulnerable groups, and in accountability mechanisms and good governance practices in the provision of public services.

During her professional career to-date she has collaborated closely with many universities, research institutes and NGOs in Ireland and abroad. She has worked as researcher in the academic and private sectors, as well as project manager for consulting companies and public bodies, including the Irish Department of Foreign Affairs. She is currently supporting research activities under WP2 of the SURG-Africa project.