Alejandra Cardini is Director of the Education Programme at the Centre for the Implementation of Public Policies for Equity and Growth (CIPPEC) in Argentina. She is professor of education policy at the School of Politics and Government of Austral University and the School of Education of San Andres University. Since 2018, Cardini has been Task Force Co-chair at the Think20. At this forum, she has led education discussions on early childhood development, education and digitalisation, financing, international cooperation and global responses to COVID-19. She worked for many years as a researcher and as Minister advisor for Argentina’s National Ministry of Education. She is a primary teacher and a sociologist. She obtained her MA in Policy Studies in Education from the Institute of Education, University of London, and her PhD in Education from University of San Andres – Institute of Education, University of London.