Policy Officer

With a background in Law and International Commerce, Charo has been working for more than 15 years in the field of international cooperation. She has managed and participated in many innovation and cooperation projects in Europe, Latin and Central America and MPC countries. She has also provided technical assistance to regional governments (Europe and Latin America) for the implementation of innovation strategies as well as for the assessment of their technological and innovation needs focusing on the impact on their regional policies.

She is currently working as a senior policy officer at the Interreg Europe secretariat. She is charge of supporting applicants, assessing applications and monitoring projects achievements. She is also responsible for the Policy Learning Platform related to Low Carbon Economy.