Leila Loupis joined the Report team as Team Manager in July 2014. She has extensive experience within UNESCO, having served in various communications and liaison positions at UNESCO in Paris and Harare since 1996, working especially at the UNESCO Institute for Statistics. She has also served in the public sector in Australia and worked for many years as a freelance communications consultant. Leila is familiar with the GMR team, having served as Communications and Production Manager from 2008-2012, overseeing the communication, outreach, launches, design, print and translation of the Report. Leila holds an undergraduate degree in communication from the University of Paris XIII and a Master of Public Administration – International Development from the University of York.