Richard de Groot
Consultant (Former title)
Richard started at UNICEF's Office of Research – Innocenti in February 2015. He holds a Master’s degree in International Economics Studies and is currently a PhD fellow at the Maastricht Graduate School of Governance. He has experience implementing evaluations and quantitative research in collaboration with organizations such as Plan International, UNICEF Cambodia, and the World Bank on topics related to poverty alleviation, human development, and children’s nutritional status. He has experience in quantitative and qualitative research methods. His research interests focus on the impacts of social programmes on children’s health and nutrition, household economic wellbeing and the pathways of impact. He is currently involved in the impact evaluation of the Ghana LEAP 1000 programme.