Gianluca Nardi

Gianluca Nardi

Role: Senior Women’s Economic Empowerment Advisor

Team: Private Sector Engagement


Gianluca Nardi joined CARE in 2005. He is Senior Women’s Economic Empowerment (WEE) Advisor based in Brazil and he leads the Women in Value Chains component of the WEE strategy globally. His main areas of expertise are market facilitation, women’s empowerment, micro-enterprise development, rural development, private sector engagement and working with extractive industries.

With over 15 years of experience working in various management and consultancy roles in Brazil, Nicaragua, Angola, Cambodia and Italy, in both the private sector and NGOs, Gianluca holds a Masters in International Development from the University of Ferrara, an ILO Diploma on Markets Facilitation, a diploma in Extractive Industries and Sustainable Development from the Catholic University of Lima, and a certificate from the Advanced Social Management Programme from the University of Cambridge and the University of Queensland CSRM.

Blog posts

CARE’s Gianluca Nardi works with the mining industry in Latin America, promoting multi-sector dialogue, revenue transparency, accountability and sound community development practices. He outlines the eight key issues the industry needs to get

A pledge of compensation made in 2010 to keep the Yasuní National Park untouched after the discovery of oil appears to have failed. What went wrong? Why couldn’t the Western governments raise the money? How do we change the rules of the game

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