Daniela brings social innovation and transformation to complex problems.
Daniela Santos has more than a decade of national and international experience working with the nonprofit and private sectors. She started her career in human rights advocacy and training, providing support to NGOs in northern Brazil. She then served as a programme manager for Worldwide Initiatives for Grantmaker Support in Brazil.
Daniela was an assistant to the Special Rapporteur for Freedom of Expression at the Human Rights Commission, Geneva. In California, she worked as a community organizer, leading an immigration reform campaign and advocating for school improvements in Latino neighbourhoods. Daniela also worked at the Institute for the Development of Social Investment in Brazil, promoting multi-stakeholder engagements and providing training for NGO leaders.
Community engagement, programme development, multi-stakeholder dialogues