Vianney Fernández

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Policy and Research Manager, J-PAL Latin America and the Caribbean

Vianney Fernández is a Policy and Research Manager at J-PAL LAC where she works in partnership with the Mexico City Women's Secretariat on a project focused on the reduction of intimate partner violence and femicides. Before joining J-PAL in 2021, she worked at the World Justice Project, where she conducted several research projects on the accusatory criminal justice system in Mexico and Central America.

She also served as Technical Advisor at Mexico City's Attorney General's Office and has extensive experience as a public official. Vianney holds an MPP from the Center for Research and Teaching in Economics (CIDE) and a BA in Economics from the National Autonomous University of Mexico (UNAM).

Vianney speaks native Spanish, and is fluent in French and proficient in English .