Federica works as an Evaluation Analyst for the CGIAR-IEA, based at FAO in Rome. Prior to joining the CGIAR, She worked for FAO for 12 years, mainly in project management, gender, evaluation and administration. She collaborated with the Evaluation Service of FAO on various evaluations including the 2006 Independent External Evaluation (IEE) of FAO. Following the IEE, She was also closely involved in FAO’s reform process. Her academic background is in development economics and she speaks English, French and some Spanish.