Alina Rocha Menocal joins The Policy Practice


We are delighted to welcome Alina Rocha Menocal to The Policy Practice family as our newest Principal. Originally from Mexico, Alina joins us after a long career at ODI, where she was Principal Research Fellow in the Politics and Governance Programme and where she remains affiliated as a Senior Research Associate. Alina is Director of the global Thinking and Working Community of Practice.

Alina will make a significant contribution to The Policy Practice’s work on both governance and on thinking and working politically. She is an internationally recognised expert on the politics of reform and what this implies for more effective ways of working among international actors. Alina also has considerable expertise and has published extensively on state- and peace-building and (post) conflict transformations; political settlements and the politics of inclusion; anti-corruption efforts and democratisation.