Silverio Zebral Filho, a citizen of Brazil and Italy, works for the Organization of American States - OAS, a multilateral organization headquartered in Washington, DC which promotes economic, political and cultural cooperation between its 35 countries in the Americas. As a Head of OAS Government Innovation Unit, he leads several Ministerial-level policy networks and technical assistance initiatives on democratic governance, policy design and public management. On his Eisenhower Fellowship, he met with leaders in academia and technology to learn how to foster cooperation between government, private sector and social movements towards a more effective, responsive and innovative public sector.


Organization of American States


Head of Government Innovation Unit
  • Silverio Zebral Filho

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Global Program

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United States