Rosa Salazar Benazar

Communications Manager

Rosa joined the team in January 2019. Her background is in communications and social development. She brings with her over 8 years of experience in development communications in low and middle income countries (LMICs) having worked in a start-up, multilateral organisations and a human rights NGO. She has worked in projects related to smart cities, sports for development, inclusion policies, human rights in the U.N system and skills for employment.

Based in London at UCL Here East, Rosa leads the communications of GDI Hub and of the UK Aid funded AT2030 programme. She is responsible for this website,, our social media channels, branding, publications and blog posts. She is particularly interested in inclusion, digital comms, accessibility and knowledge management.

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