Namitha Sadanand

Policy and Training Associate, J-PAL South Asia

Namitha Sadanand is a Senior Policy and Training Associate at J-PAL South Asia, where she supports efforts to promote evidence-based policymaking as well as build capacity for monitoring and evaluation in the region. As part of the policy team, she works on project development for new randomised evaluations and the dissemination of existing evidence within the sectors of health and education. Additionally, as part of the capacity building team, she works on building evaluation capacity among NGOs, government and local researchers.

Prior to joining J-PAL in September 2017, she pursued her Master's degree in Development Studies at the London School of Economics and Political Science.