Fiona McDowell

Brief Biography:

Ms. McDowell is a gender specialist with fifteen years’ experience in the international development sector. She has managed projects funded by the United States Agency for International Development (USAID), the United Kingdom’s Department for International Development (DFID), and other donors.  Her work has involved project design and implementation, training, analysis, and assessment, and spanned multiple sectors including education, health, and economic development.  She has worked in Africa, Asia, and the Middle East, including politically unstable and post-conflict regions. 

Areas of Expertise:

Areas of expertise include gender analysis and integration, training, research, program management, knowledge sharing, and monitoring and evaluation.