The Government of Georgia will host the 5th OGP Global Summit in Tbilisi, Georgia, on July 17-19, 2018. The Summit will provide an excellent opportunity for leaders from OGP’s 76 participating countries, local governments, and beyond to exchange ideas on how they are making their governments more transparent, accountable, and responsive to citizens.

Please register for the Global Summit at www.ogpsummit.org and send your questions and/or feedback to summit@opengovpartnership.org.
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Mario Picon

Results for Development
Program Director
United States
Dr. Mario Picon is an economist with over 15 years of experience in international development, working in design, implementation and monitoring and evaluation of programs across sectors. He has field experience in Africa, Asia and Latin America, and has worked in the public sector and for research organizations, as well as with multilaterals and local/international NGOs. His most recent work emphasizes adaptive learning and the use of evidence in policy and programming.

At Results for Development, Dr. Picon is program director of the Leveraging Transparency to Reduce Corruption initiative, a joint effort from R4D, the Brookings Institution and the Natural Resources Governance Institute. He oversees evidence review and the piloting of open governance solutions and eventually their impact evaluation in several countries, as well as the generation of knowledge around the topic of open governance in the management of natural resources. He also collaborates with other programs and lines of work at R4D.
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