Policy & Outreach Officer
Vinaina has over seven years of progressive communication experience in business and the development sector. She has earlier worked as a Policy Outreach Analyst on a policy research project, funded by Bill & Melinda Gates foundation, at a public International Organization, Global Development Network (GDN). Shedeveloped and implemented an integrated outreach programme for the aforementioned project, which included outreach pathways such as digital advertising, social media initiatives, documentaries, a crowdsourcing initiative, mobile and tablet applications, policy briefs, workshops and experts’ roundtables, press conferences and traditional below-the-line communication.
Beforejoining the development sector, Vinaina spent close to 5 years working in the field of marketing and communication for leading firms such as Saatchi & Saatchi, The Times of India and Lintas IMAG. With a holistic understanding of marketing communication, she is now making its principles work in the policy context. Vinaina has a graduate degree from the Apeejay Institute of Design, New Delhi.