Diksha Singh

Senior Learning Manager

Diksha is a Senior Learning Manager at IFMR LEAD. She is interested in connecting the dots between research, policy and practice through her work. At LEAD, she engages with key stakeholders to identify priority areas for research and evaluation, build partnerships for influencing policy dialogues and outcomes, and leads outreach campaigns. As a Project Officer with Praja Foundation, Diksha managed their urban housing and education research portfolios, and led capacity building programmes for citizens and elected representatives. Prior to her foray in international development, she worked as a Research Analyst with the Centre for Monitoring Indian Economy. Diksha holds a Master’s Degree in Economics from the University of Mumbai. Her research interests include gender, behavioral economics, and the workings of public policy. She is a sports and outdoors enthusiast, and loves taking her bicycle for a spin every now and then.