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Aaron Seyedian's picture
Aaron Seyedian is a Consultant for the Dispute Resolution and Prevention team.  Prior to joining the World Bank, Aaron worked at Georgetown... Read more »
Abha Joshi-Ghani's picture
Abha Joshi-Ghani is the Director for Knowledge and Learning at the World Bank in the Change Knowledge and Learning Vice Presidency. She headed the Urban... Read more »
Abhilaksh Likhi's picture

Abhilaksh Likhi has more than twenty years of experience in the Indian Administrative Service. He is a Fulbright scholar, holds a Masters... Read more »

Abir Qasem's picture
Dr. Abir Qasem is an Assistant Professor of Computer Science, and Director of Academic Computing at Bridgewater College. He has a PhD from Lehigh... Read more »
Adam Russell Taylor's picture
Rev. Adam Russell Taylor currently serves as the Lead for the Faith-Based Initiative at the World Bank Group.  Taylor formerly served as the... Read more »
Adam Smith International's picture
Adam Smith International is a global leader in delivering projects that support economic growth and government reform. Read more »
Alf Jerve's picture

Alf Jerve is a Member of the World Bank Inspection Panel since 2008. He has three decades of research and operational experience in the field of de... Read more »

Alys Willman's picture
Alys Willman is a social development specialist for the Read more »
Amar Inamdar's picture
Amar Inamdar leads the operations dispute resolution and prevention team at the World Bank. He has pragmatic on-the-ground experience of implementing... Read more »
Anne-Katrin Arnold's picture

Anne-Katrin Arnold is Communications Officer in the World Bank's External Affairs Operational Communication department (EXTOC), where she works on ... Read more »

Antonio Lambino's picture

Tony Lambino is Governance Specialist at the World Bank Insitute's Governance Practice and Ph.D. candidate at the University of... Read more »

Anupama Dokeniya's picture

Anupama Dokeniya is a consultant on governance and accountability issues. She previously worked as a Governance Specialist in the Public... Read more »

Arjan de Haan's picture

Arjan de Haan is a development expert who focuses on public policy and poverty in Asia. He leads the IDRC program Supporting Inclusive Growth, mana... Read more »

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Boris Weber's picture

Boris Weber works on Open Government approaches in the World Bank Institute (WBI) where he is the Team Leader for the programs ICT4Gov – Information... Read more »

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Camilo Azcarate's picture
Camilo Azcarate has been the Manager of Mediation Services for the World Bank Group since 2008.  Previously, he was the Ombudsman at Princeton... Read more »
Carlos Rossel's picture
Carlos Rossel is the Publisher of the World Bank Group and has more than 25 years of experience in international professional and scholarly publishing.... Read more »
Caroline Jaine's picture

Caroline’s background is in diplomacy, strategic communications and the arts. She has worked on projects in Afghanistan, Iraq and Pakistan and spen... Read more »

CGCS's picture
The Center for Global Communication Studies (CGCS) is a leader in international education and training in comparative media law and policy. It affords... Read more »
Christine Fallert Kessides's picture

Christine Fallert Kessides is the Urban Practice Manager in the World Bank I... Read more »

Craig Hammer's picture
Craig Hammer leads the World Bank Institute’s Global Media Development program, a partnership-driven initiative which focuses on information and media... Read more »
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Darshana Patel's picture

Darshana Patel is currently a consultant to the Social Development Department’s Budget Transparency Initiative and a climate change adaptation... Read more »

Deepa Rai's picture
Deepa Rai is a Social Development Communications and Outreach Consultant working for PRAN (Program for Accountability in Nepal) at the World Bank.
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Dina Elnaggar's picture
Dina Elnaggar is a Senior Communications Officer at the World Bank Integrity Vice Presidency. The World Bank Group's integrity mission is designed... Read more »
Duncan Green's picture
Dr Duncan Green is Head of Research at Oxfam GB and a Visiting Fellow at the Institute for Development Studies. He is author of Read more »
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Felipe Estefan's picture
Felipe Estefan specializes on Open Government and Citizen Engagement. Estefan is currently part of the Public Integrity and Openness Department in the... Read more »
Fletcher Tembo's picture

Fletcher Tembo is a Research Fellow within Research and Policy in Development (RAPID) Programme at the Overseas Development Institute in London. He... Read more »

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Hannah Bowen's picture

Hannah Bowen conducts project management and analysis for InterMedia projects in Africa,... Read more »

Hannah George's picture

Hannah George is a Senior Communications Officer in the Global Practices Communications department, External and Corporate Relatio... Read more »

Heather Lanthorn's picture

Heather Lanthorn is currently completing her SD in Global Health and Population and also working as an Evaluation Specialist at the International I... Read more »

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Ieva Žumbytė's picture
Ieva Žumbytė is a Social Scientist working at Social Development Department at the World Bank. Ieva was one of the team members of the World Bank Group... Read more »
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Jacomina de Regt's picture

Jacomina de Regt worked for the World Bank for over 30 years, last as coordinator for Community Driven Development for the Africa Region.  She... Read more »

Janmejay Singh's picture
Janmejay Singh is currently a Senior Strategy and Operations Officer working in the Middle East and North Africa (MENA) region. As part of the regional... Read more »
Jim Rosenberg's picture
Jim leads the World Bank's global corporate online & social media efforts including content strategy, innovation, rapid response, and campaigns in... Read more »
Jing Guo's picture
Jing Guo is a member of the Public Opinion Research Group of the Global Practice Communications Department. Her work currently focuses on conducting... Read more »
Joe Wales's picture
Joe joined the Politics and Governance team at ODI in August 2012. He is a graduate of Oxford University and has an MPA in International Development... Read more »
Johanna Martinsson's picture

Johanna Martinsson manages this blog.  She has several years of experience in the areas of advocacy, communication, knowledge management ... Read more »

John Garrison's picture

John Garrison, joined the World Bank in 1996 as a Civil Society Specialist.  He spent the first five years working in the Bank’s office in Bra... Read more »

Joseph Mansilla's picture
Joseph Mansilla works with the Public Integrity and Openness Department of the Governance Global Practice. Prior to joining the World Bank, Joseph was a... Read more »
Jude Hanan's picture
Judith (Jude) Hanan joined the World Bank's Web Governance Team as the new social media and emerging tools strategist. Before joining the Bank, Jude... Read more »
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Kalliope Kokolis's picture

Kalliope Kokolis is a consultant to the World Bank's External Affairs Operational Communication department (EXTOC).  She has several years of... Read more »

Kate Henvey's picture
Kate Henvey is a Communications Associate with World Bank Group External and Corporate Affairs. Beginning her career at the Bank Group in 2005, Kate... Read more »
Kerina Wang's picture
Kerina Biou Wang works in the Governance Global Practice at the World Bank. Prior to joining the World Bank, Kerina facilitated strategy development and... Read more »
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Leni Wild's picture

Leni Wild is an experienced Research Fellow in the Politics and Governance Programme at the  Overseas Development Institute. She currently lea... Read more »

Leszek J. Sibilski's picture
Leszek Jan Sibilski is a consultant to the World Bank’s External and Corporate Relations, Global Engagement Department (ECRGE), as a part of the... Read more »
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Margaret Miller's picture
Margaret Miller is a Senior Economist in the Finance and Markets Global Practice, where she has promoted the use of entertainment education (EE) to... Read more »
Massimo Mastruzzi's picture

Massimo Mastruzzi is a Senior Economist in the World Bank's Governance Global Practice. Mr. Mastruzzi, an Italian national and economist by trainin... Read more »

Mauricio O. Ríos's picture
Mauricio O. Ríos has more than 15 years of experience in the communications field. He currently is a Communications Officer with the World Bank’s... Read more »
Maya Brahmam's picture

Maya Brahmam is a Senior Communications Officer at the World Bank. She has managed communications for a range of clients within the World Bank, inc... Read more »

Michael Green's picture

Michael Green is an independent writer and consultant, based in London.

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Mike Wessells's picture

Michael Wessells, PhD, is Professor at Columbia University in the Program on Forced Migration and Health. A long time psychosocial and child protec... Read more »

Milica Begovic's picture
Millie works as a par-time senior manager at UNDP Montenegro in charge of Economy and... Read more »
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Nicholas Menzies's picture
Nicholas Menzies is a Justice Reform Specialist in the Justice Reform Practice Group of the World Bank's Legal Vice Presidency. He has worked at the... Read more »
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Olga Jonas's picture

Olga joined the World Bank in 1983 through the Young Professionals program, as a macroeconomist. She led policy reform operations and analytical wo... Read more »

Onnik Krikorian's picture

Onnik Krikorian is a freelance journalist and photographer from the United Kingdom now based in Yerevan, Armenia. He is also the Read more »

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Paolo Mefalopulos's picture

Paolo Mefalopulos is the UNICEF Representative in Uruguay, Montevideo. He previously headed the Communication Program at UNICEF India. Paolo holds ... Read more »

Phil Crehan's picture
Phil Crehan is a social and human development consultant and works on a Nordic Trust Fund project, “Sexual Orientation, Gender Identity, and Development... Read more »
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Robert Hunja's picture

Robert Hunja is the Director for Public Integrity and Openness in the World Bank’s Governance Global Practice. In that role he oversees the impleme... Read more »

Robert Wrobel's picture
Robert Wrobel is a Social Development specialist with over ten years of experience in East and South Asia, including Indonesia, Afghanistan, and the... Read more »
Roxanne Bauer's picture
Roxanne Bauer is a consultant to the World Bank's External and Corporate Relations, Operational Communications department (ECROC). She has several years... Read more »
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Sadaf Lakhani's picture
Sadaf Lakhani is a consultant with the World Bank Social Cohesion and Violence Prevention team. She provided inputs for Read more »
Shamiela Mir's picture

Shamiela Mir is a Communications Associate with the World Bank External Affairs Operational Communications Department. She has been working at the... Read more »

Sheila Jagannathan's picture

Sheila Jagannathan is Lead Learning Specialist and Program Manager of the e-Institute. The e-Inst... Read more »

Shruti Majumdar's picture

Shruti Majumdar is a Sociologist at the Social Observatory, which is housed in DECRG’s Poverty and Inequality unit (DECPI). Her primary responsibil... Read more »

Silvio Waisbord's picture

Silvio Waisbord is Associate Professor in the School of Media and Public Affairs at George Washington University. He is the Editor of the... Read more »

Simon O'Meally's picture
Simon O’Meally is a Governance Specialist working in the World Bank’s South Asia Region, based in New Delhi, where he is involved in designing and... Read more »
Sina Odugbemi's picture

Sina Odugbemi is a Senior Communication Officer (Policy) in the Operations Communication Department, External and Corporate Relations Vice- Preside... Read more »

Stephen Zimmermann's picture
Stephen Zimmermann is the Director of Operations for the World Bank’s Integrity Vice Presidency, the unit charged with detecting, investigating and... Read more »
Sumir Lal's picture

Sumir Lal is Manager for Operational Communications in the External Affairs Vice Presidency of the World Bank, heading a unit which coordinates... Read more »

Susan Moeller's picture
Suvojit Chattopadhyay's picture

As a development professional, Suvojit is interested in working on issues of governance and development practice.  Currently, he writes a... Read more »

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Taeku Lee's picture

Taeku Lee is Professor of Political Science and Law and Chair of the Department of Political Science at the University of California, Berkeley. ... Read more »

Tanya Gupta's picture

Tanya Gupta, formerly a blogger at Governance Matters, works i... Read more »

Thomas Browne's picture

Thomas Browne is a consultant with the Access to Information (AI) team in the Global Practices Communications department, External... Read more »

Tiago Carneiro Peixoto's picture
Having worked for 10 years as a practitioner and researcher in the field of ICT and participatory governance, Tiago is currently an open government... Read more »
Tom Jacobson's picture

Tom Jacobson is Professor in the School of Communications and Theater at Temple University and program director of the Master of Science in Globali... Read more »

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Uwimana Basaninyenzi's picture
Uwi Basaninyenzi is currently a Communications Officer with the World Bank's External Affairs Operational Communication department (EXTOC). She has... Read more »
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Verena Fritz's picture

Verena Fritz is a Governance Specialist with the PREM Public Sector Governance group at the World Bank. Verena is working on governance and politi... Read more »

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Xin Wang's picture
Xin Wang is a Ph.D.student at the Annenberg School for Communication, University of Southern California. She holds a master’s degree in Mass... Read more »