Marta joined the UNICEF Office of Research - Innocenti in March 2021. She focuses primarily on building research and evidence into the implementation of the “Learning Passport” digital platform. Before joining UNICEF, Marta worked for two years as a Project Manager at the World Bank where she helped lead the set-up of the Global Education Policy Dashboard, an innovative initiative that aims to help guide countries' efforts in addressing the learning crisis. Previously, she also worked with Innovations for Poverty Action (IPA) in Bangladesh, Colombia, and the Dominican Republic where she managed a portfolio of more than fifteen impact evaluations and research studies. Marta has an MSc in Economic Development and Growth from Universidad Carlos III de Madrid and a BA in Economics from Bocconi University.