Catarina Caria is the new Sustainable Development host on World Made Good. She will be interviewing notable project leaders across sustainability initiatives around the world. These include by are not limited by the United Nations Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs).
Born in Lisbon, Portugal and passionate about Peace & Security, and Civil Society, Catarina focused on research of Women, Peace and Security Agenda at the University of Virginia under a Fulbright/FLAD Scholarship in 2021.
She holds a Political Science and International Affairs (NOVA University Lisbon/SCIENCESPO PARIS) and a Master’s Degree on Governance, Leadership and Democracy Studies (Universidade Católica Portuguesa).
In recent years, Catarina has worked for different diplomatic missions in Lisbon and in a number of projects championing women’s empowerment, peace and sustainable development.
Today she works as a programme manager for Institute for Economics & Peace (IEP) in the Europe & MENA Region. IEP is the world’s leading think tank dedicated to developing metrics to analyze peace and quantify its economic value.
Catarina describes herself forever on a mission to create meaningful impact, having endless curiosity and learning from every step along the way.