Luis Sánchez Torrente
Social and environmental development.Master in Environmental Economics and Development.
Social development specialist and evaluator with 15 years of experience in social and environmental related areas, working for non-profit organizations, consultancies, and multilateral institutions.
A former World Bank employee, Luis has had the chance to participate in challenging research and evaluation projects in different social-environmental domains, including social inclusion of vulnerable groups, climate change adaptation, labor market policies, and social impact assessment of infrastructure projects. His regional experience expands to 4 continents and 20 different countries, in assignments supported by the World Bank, UNDP, EuropeAid, KfW, AECID, GCF, etc.
Luis holds a Master´s degree in Environmental Economics and Development by the University of Oslo and a double Licentiate degree in Economics and Law by the Carlos III University of Madrid, having completed a number of specialization courses, including topics such as evaluation methods (George Washington University) and disaster risk management (World Bank).