Vidita Priyadarshini

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Senior Policy and Communications Associate, J-PAL South Asia

Vidita Priyadarshini is a Senior Policy and Communications Associate at J-PAL South Asia, where she assists in efforts to promote evidence-informed policy-making in the region. As part of the Policy team, she works on developing research partnerships for new randomised evaluations, the dissemination of existing evidence within the Labour Markets and Firms sectors, and supports outreach for J-PAL SA's institutional partnership with the Government of Punjab, India. Additionally, as part of the Communications team she works on supporting the execution of J-PAL SA's external outreach and communications strategy.

Prior to joining J-PAL in January 2019, Vidita worked as a research consultant with NGO SMART in association with Friedrich Naumann Stiftung South Asia. Vidita graduated with a Master of Arts in Political Science from the Central European University (CEU) Budapest, with a certificate in public policy. She also received the CEU Full Masters Scholarship