Senior Evaluation Communication & Knowledge Management Officer | Coordinator, Evaluation Communication Unit
Dr. Alexander Voccia
English, Spanish, French, Italian
+39 06 5459 2373
PhD Sociology & Social Policy University of Southampton, UK
M.Sc. Global Politics University of Southampton, UK
Master-equivalent in Sociology Sapienza University of Rome, Italy
Alexander is a communications and knowledge management (KM) expert, specialized in crafting strategies at the highest levels within the UN system. Across UN Headquarters, Alexander has given shape to the campaigns, statements, reports, media relations, on-line presence and communication deliverables of senior-most UN officials including the UN Secretary-General, ECLAC Executive Secretary, Under- and Assistant-Secretary-Generals , as well as of international policy makers, at ministerial level, and global leaders, including H.R.H. Queen Maxima of The Netherlands. At grassroots level, Alexander has led KM projects on-the-ground in twenty countries, spanning Latin America and the Caribbean, South-East Asia, the Near East, and North, South, East, West and Central Africa.
Professional affiliations and distinctions Chair | 2018 - 2020 United Nations Caribbean Communications Group Presented Caribbean Broadcasting Union Award 2014 on behalf of the United Nations Caribbean
20 years experience in strategic communications in the development sector
18 years experience in knowledge management in the UN system.
2020 Rome, Italy
2014 Port of Spain, Trinidad and Tobago
2013 Rome, Italy
2008 New York, USA
2003 Rome, Italy
Coordinator Communication Unit Independent Office of Evaluation IFAD
Coordinator, Chief Strategic Planning and Outreach Unit, Caribbean Knowledge Management Centre UN ECLAC
Policy and Programme Officer Policy and Strategy Division WFP
Associate Expert in Sustainable Development Department of Economic and Social Affairs United Nations Headquarters
Project Coordinator Policy and Programme Division WFP
Independent Office of Evaluation of IFAD   2021 - present
UN Economic Commission for Latin America and the Caribbean   Edition: 2014 - 2020
UN Economic Commission for Latin America and the Caribbean   Volume 2 -7 (2014 2020)