Gunjan Veda Senior Advisor, Global Collaborative Research
is a story teller, a public policy and international development strategist and a gender policy specialist. A social entrepreneur, she is deeply interested in working with humanitarian aid and development assistance programmes, globally, to create innovative solutions ensuring access to rights and resources for vulnerable populations. She has a Master’s degree in Public Administration from Harvard University, and a Master’s degree in International Relations from the University of Warwick. She was formerly a policymaker with the Government of India with the Health, Nutrition and Gender portfolios. An avid cultural enthusiast and traveller, Gunjan loves interacting with people, learning about fast disappearing cultural forms and sharing nuggets about people and polity, art and artists through powerful stories. She is happiest when surrounded by a mound of books and some cheery birdsong!