Lao Pena, Christine

Health, Nutrition and Population Global Practice

Biography

Christine Lao Peña is a Senior Human Development Economist in the World Bank’s Health, Nutrition and Population Global Practice. She has extensive operational experience in social sector projects (including a Learning and Innovation Loan that provided productive grants to poor rural women’s self-health groups; Sector-wide Investment Programs in Health and Education, Multi-sectoral Projects including early childhood development, HIV-AIDS, and nutrition interventions; and Development Policy and Poverty Reduction ...