Victor Hugo Orozco-Olvera

Economist, Development Research Group

Victor Orozco is an Economist with the Development Impact Evaluation (DIME) unit of the World Bank’s Development Research Group. His research focuses on mechanisms to promote behavior change and includes several impact evaluations in the areas of HIV/AIDS, maternal and child health, gender-based violence, and environment. He recently launched the DIME research program on Mass Media and Entertainment-Education, the intentional use of entertainment programming to promote norm-shifting and behavior change for development impact. Before joining DIME, Victor worked at the World Bank's Independent Evaluation Group focusing on thematic and process evaluations. He holds a Master’s in Public Policy and Economics from Princeton University and is currently pursuing a PhD in Social Intervention at Oxford University.


Tel : +1 202 473 7154


  • Evidence-Based Public Policy
  • Gender
  • HIV and AIDS
  • Health
  • Water