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Kyle Navis is a policy analyst at the Center for Global Development focusing on the use of biometric identification for development and supporting the work of Alan Gelb and Nancy Birdsall. Before joining CGD, Navis did economic research for the City of San Diego, managed a peacebuilding program in Bolivia, and taught middle school science in Philadelphia with Teach For America. Navis holds an MA in international affairs from UC San Diego’s School of Global Policy and Strategy and a BA in Peace Studies from Whitworth University.

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