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Eduarda Zoghbi

2023 Fellow

VV Visionaries

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Focus Areas

Climate Action
STEM & Innovation
Youth & Girls Empowerment

Eduarda Zoghbi is the Director of Women in Energy Brazil (WIE-BR), a program developed with the Columbia Global Center Rio and the Center on Global Energy Policy. WIE-BR seeks to address barriers to female entry into the energy workforce by empowering young women to achieve career growth through educational programming, enhanced visibility, and networks.

Zoghbi is a political scientist with an MPA in Energy Policy from Columbia University, working as a Development Officer at RMI to promote bilateral and multilateral partnerships in the energy sector. Eduarda has 8+ years of experience managing climate and energy projects at international organizations, such as the World Bank, Inter-American Development Bank, and SEforALL. She’s an Advisor to UNDP’s energy governance group and to Student Energy to empower the youth in the energy transition.

“As a visionary leader, I aspire to bring more women to the energy sector and lead the just energy transition our world needs.”