Eva Ringhof

Cities Development Initiative for Asia (CDIA)

Program Coordinator

Ms. Eva Ringhof is Program Coordinator of the partnership initiative CDIA, jointly managed by the German Development Cooperation and the Asian Development Bank (ADB).

Ms. Ringhof joined CDIA in 2013 as its Social Urban Development Specialist. As such, she guided CDIA’s city interventions on municipal financing, governance aspects and inclusive development in urban infrastructure investments. From 2014 to 2016, she further led CDIA’s city interventions and coordinated with national partner organizations on integrated infrastructure development as Country Manager for Sri Lanka, Nepal and Bangladesh.

Before joining CDIA, Ms. Ringhof worked in environmental consulting, and regional and economic development in countries such as Colombia, Germany, Peru, Singapore and South Korea. She holds a Master of Science degree in Spatial and Environmental Planning, as well as a postgraduate degree in International Cooperation.

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