Mikaela Gavas

Mikaela Gavas

Programme Leader, Development Agencies and EU

Mikaela is a respected authority on government strategy, organisational structure and development policy, and a leading specialist on European Union development cooperation. She has over fifteen years of experience in research, policy, advisory and public affairs roles in political and parliamentary environments. She leads ODI's Future Development Agencies programme and the European portfolio. She has worked as a strategy adviser to development agencies, including in Italy, Korea, Qatar, Switzerland and the UK.

Mikaela is a respected authority on government strategy, organisational structure and development policy, and a leading specialist on European Union development cooperation. She has over fifteen years of experience in research, policy, advisory and public affairs roles in political and parliamentary environments. She leads ODI's Future Development Agencies programme and the European portfolio. She has worked as a strategy adviser to development agencies, including in Italy, Korea, Qatar, Switzerland and the UK.  

Media Coverage

Mikaela has appeared extensively in the media. Her blogs on Europe poverty and EU’s international role have been published in Euractiv, Europe’s World, Devex and the Broker Online. She has also appeared in Al Jazeera, the Guardian and European Voices just to name a few outlets.

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