Gala Díaz Langou

Gala Díaz Langou     

She is the Executive Director at CIPPEC, a leading think tank in Argentina that works towards better public policies, she has authored over 50 publications on social policy in Latin America. Her books include those on Early Childhood in Argentina (2015), on Gender Economic Equity and G20 (2018) and on Gender and Labour in Argentina (2019). She is a delegate to W20 representing Argentina and has beeb an international consultant for several UN agencies and other global organizations and governments of the Latin American Region.

Her work is focused on applied research on gender and children’s rights. She holds an MA in Public Policy and Development Management (Georgetown University) and a BA in International Studies (Universidad Torcuato Di Tella). She is a professor at di Tella University. She was a speaker at TEDx Río de la Plata in 2019. In her prior role as head of CIPPEC’s Social Protection Program, Gala promoted research and public policy recommendations on poverty, childhood, employment, social security and gender economic inequalities.

She has a comprehensive approach on all these issues, with special concern for the feasibility and sustainability of social policies and the convergence of macroeconomics with development strategies. A dear Soul Sister who believes in the power of coming together and thinking together with interdisciplinary approaches for enabling an equitable and inclusive future for All.