Ms Cielo MAGNO

National Coordinator, Bantay Kita, Philippines
Board Member Type: 
Civil Society Organizations

Dr. Cielo Magno is an Assistant Professor in the University of the Philippines’ School of Economics and the National Coordinator of Bantay Kita, the civil society coalition advocating for transparency and accountability in the extractive industry in the Philippines. She represents the civil society in the multi-stakeholder group of the Philippine EITI. She has more than 15 years of working with civil society, the private sector and the government in pushing for reforms in the public sector. She earned her Bachelor’s and Master’s degrees in economics from the University of the Philippines. As a Fulbright scholar, she earned her PhD in Law and Public Policy at Northeastern University in Boston.