Natasha Beale
Center for Effective Global Action

Natasha Beale is the program manager for the technology and development research portfolio at the Center for Effective Global Action at the University of California, Berkeley. She manages the Development Impact Lab, part of the USAID-funded Higher Education Solutions Network; the USAID MERLIN-funded ERIE project focused on using geospatial data for retrospective impact evaluations; and the newly established Digital Credit Observatory, an initiative supported by the Gates Foundation to evaluate the impact of digital credit in emerging markets. She earned a bachelor’s degree in international relations and economics from the University of Southern California and a master’s in development studies from Oxford University.



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