Focal Point for the Science-Policy Interface Platform
UN Major Group for Children & Youth (UN MGCY)
Mr. Donovan Guttieres is Focal Point for the Science-Policy Interface Platform of the UN Major Group for Children & Youth (UN MGCY). He is a graduate student in the Technology Policy Program at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT), conducting research on global access to biologic therapeutics in the Center for Biomedical Innovation within the Institute for Data, Systems, and Society. He holds a B.S in Biomedical Engineering from Boston University, with focus on global health technologies and applied public health. He is actively engaged with many groups on campus, such as the Science Policy Initiative at MIT, Engineers Without Borders, Global Poverty Initiative at MIT, and Biotechnology Group. His interest is on evidence-informed approaches to context-conscious, people-centered, and planet-sensitive applications of technology for sustainable development.