Panayiota is an independent monitoring, evaluation and learning (MEL) expert providing technical support to the Africa Advisory unit at TBI. Panayiota supports the Institute across numerous projects including the health institutional capacity strengthening portfolio, Power Africa, the Africa Vaccines Programme, and in establishing core MEL infrastructure and learning mechanisms for TBI's Africa Advisory work.
Panayiota's background is in economics, international relations, and development. Her work focuses on a range of areas including governance, health, gender, youth, education, migration, conflict and instability, peacebuilding, and media strengthening. She has delivered projects for governments, NGOs and foundations such as HMG, GIZ, USAID, BMGF, Plan International, Conciliation Resources, the Thomson Reuters Foundation and the Children's Investment Fund Foundation. Panayiota holds an MSc in Social Policy and Development from the London School of Economics and Political Science.