With ten years of work experience prior to academia, I continue to serve as a consultant to non-government organizations (NGOs), research institutes and United Nations agencies on research and programme work pertaining to gender equality, women’s empowerment, sexuality and health, and gender violence prevention in South Asia & South-east Asia.
RECENT AND CURRENT CONSULTANCIES
Research Technical Lead for The Equality Institute, to conduct a mixed methods impact evaluation of a community-based mobilisation intervention to prevent violence against women in Kiribati (present)
Expert Technical Advisor to the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) Asia-Pacific Regional Headquarters HIV and Health Team, to synthesize research results for a study on sexual orientation and gender identity and expression-related violence, mental health and HIV risk (2018)
Research Consultant for the Gender Equality Network, Myanmar, to coordinate the country’s first in-depth qualitative exploration of intimate partner violence against women (2013-2015)
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