Vicky Colbert

Vicky Colbert is founder and Director of Fundacíon Escuela Nueve (FEN) and co-author of the Escuela Nueva model, which is known worldwide for its effectiveness in improving the quality of education. Initiated in Colombia, the model has been adapted to 16 countries, reaching more than 5 million children. She has developed, expanded and sustained this innovation from different organizational spheres: EN National Coordinator, Viceminister of Education of Colombia, UNICEF’s Regional Education Adviser for LAC, and now from FEN, which ensures the quality and sustainability of the Escuela Model in Colombia and abroad. [+]