Catherine Pacheco Olivar

VZ-APS Program Officer

Catherine Pacheco is a Venezuelan Sociologist (UCAB 1997) and entrepreneur, with studies in Political Science, Corporate Social Responsibility (USB – 2007), as well as Vulnerable communities and conflict zones (Pontificia U. Javeriana – Colombia 2010). She has worked in managing social community projects in rural and indigenous regions for 15 years. Much of her work has been conducting social aspects of inter institutional cooperation projects in the public sector and with NGO’s. She has also implemented Technical Cooperation Agreements between Venezuela and Multilateral Agencies (eg. IDB and WB). Likewise, she has managed key components in Non-Governmental Organizations, working as a partner with other organizations for the joint implementation of social projects. Her areas of interest are data analysis, index formulation and sociological quantitative aspects.