I am a development professional with over 9 years of experience, specializing in research and documentation with special focus on governance, gender and poverty. During this period, I have co-authored reports for several national and international organizations, which includes UNDP and UNICEF. I am also associated with Social Change Papers which is an independent publication effort and publishes books and booklets on several relevant social and developmental issues. In the past I have been associated with Organizations such as Institute of Social Sciences, New Concept Information Systems and Association for Democratic Reforms. Also contributed to newspapers and magazines such as Statesman, Mainstream, Civil Society and Farmers’ Forum.
I have a Masters degree in Development Studies with a major in Governance, Policy and Political Economy from the International Institute of Social Studies, Erasmus University, The Netherlands.