Erika Malich

Program Management Officer
Ottawa

Erika Malich is a Program Management Officer for the Think Tank Initiative. She was also the 2016 Research Award Recipient with the Think Tank Initiative, and conducted a study on research-policy linkages and research accessibility in Peru. Erika holds a Master’s in Global Governance with a focus on environmental governance from the Balsillie School of International Affairs at the University of Waterloo, and a Bachelor’s of Public Affairs and Policy Management with a specialization in Development Studies from Carleton University. Prior to joining TTI, Erika conducted research in global health for the Centre for International Governance Innovation (CIGI), and worked as a Regulatory and Compliance Promotion Officer helping to implement and promote wildlife regulations for Environment Canada. 

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on July 11, 2019
In this blog, Erika Malich describes RQ+, a more holistic approach to “research quality” - one that includes gender as integral dimension, as well as her reflections on what the discussions among participants highlighted on things to think about when integrating gender in research.
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on May 31, 2019
In this blog, Erika Malich explores how engaging and empowering young leaders in think tanks is a valuable way to improve their knowledge and skills, and their role in the institutions they work for.
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on December 12, 2018
This blog is an overview of personal reflections on la Semana de la Evidencia Festival in Peru.
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on November 7, 2018
TTI announces the 2018 young leaders selected for OTT-TTI Fellowship programme
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on October 5, 2016
We can’t expect policymakers to just know what policies are best for a given context – to make better decisions, they need evidence.