Francesco Obino

Fellow (Research Capacity Building, Institutions and Networks) and Head of Program

He is currently Fellow (Research Capacity Building, Institutions and Networks) and Head of Program at the Global Development Network. He has 8 years of experience in research, publishing and research capacity building in academia, international organisations, international and grassroots NGOs and academic publishing. He has studied and worked in the fields of international politics, political philosophy and international development in Italy, Portugal, the UK, Vietnam and India. His main research interest is the interplay of institutional development and organisational functioning for actors that focus on producing research across the global North and the global South. At GDN, he manages programs on institutional research capacity building and research training strengthening in Asia, Latin America and Africa. He currently resides in New Delhi, India.

email: fobino@gdn.int