Sameeksha  Khare

Sameeksha Khare

Research Analyst, WDR 2023, World Bank

Sameeksha is a research analyst for the World Development Report 2023. Previously, she has worked as a gender data consultant with the World Bank's Gender Group, where she contributed to providing technical assistance to partner countries on strengthening gender statistics in the economic domain. She has also been a part of the World Development Report 2021 team. As an international development professional, she has worked on projects focusing on public health, gender, conflict and refugee crisis issues. Sameeksha holds a graduate degree in Economic and Political Development (MPA) from Columbia University. Prior to that, she was an award-winning multimedia journalist in India, specializing in public health and data analysis. Additionally, she has an educational background in computer science engineering.