Pablo Galarce, Chief of Party, Papua New Guinea
Pablo Galarce is the International Foundation for Electoral Systems (IFES) Chief of Party in Papua New Guinea. He is an international development professional with extensive technical expertise in designing, managing, implementing and evaluating projects and programs for non-profit organizations and government-funded cooperating agencies in fragile and post-conflict environments. Previously, Galarce worked with key international organizations, including the United Nations Development Programme, the Organization of American States, Creatives Associates, Democracy International, and RTI International. In addition, he served as IFES Regional Director for the Americas.
He has worked in over 20 countries in three continents building the capacity of election commissions and civil society organizations, on organizational and technical issues related to good governance, policy development, planning and implementation of winning strategies.
Galarce holds a MBA from the University of Maryland University College; a Master of Arts from Boston University; and a Bachelor of Arts in Political Science (cum laude) from the University of Massachusetts.