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Ms. Tanya Torres

USAID

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Tanya Torres is an international librarian and knowledge management professional who has a proven track record as a strong manager with solid research, writing, training and presentation skills, who enjoys problem solving and collaborating in a team environment. She has worked with governments, universities, NGOs, and private companies around the world for more than 20 years, including twelve in Asia. Ms. Torres has a Masters of Library Science and a Masters of Public Policy. For six years, she has worked with libraries, developed knowledge management strategies and managed digitization efforts with researchers and librarians in Southeast Asia. She has helped research organizations, development projects, government libraries and cultural heritage institutions to improve discovery, knowledge sharing and preservation. Ms. Torres has also conducted research with scholars and librarians from many of the leading Indonesian universities, lectured on information and technology trends, and held workshops and training on digital libraries and research repositories.