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Sarah Degnan Kambou president International Center for Research on Women
President, International Center for Research on Women (ICRW)
As the President of the International Center for Research on Women (ICRW), Dr. Sarah Degnan Kambou leads a global research institute that focuses on realizing women’s empowerment and gender equality...
HIV and AIDS, Reproductive Health, Adolescents
Ravi Verma
Regional Director, Asia Regional Office
As Regional Director for the International Center for Research on Women's (ICRW) Asia Regional Office in New Delhi, India, Dr. Ravi Verma leads ICRW’s local and regional efforts to conduct research,...
HIV and AIDS, Engaging Men and Boys, Population and Reproductive Health, Violence Against Women
Director, Africa Regional Office
As Director of ICRW’s Africa Regional office in Kampala Uganda, Stella Mukasa leads ICRW’s local and regional efforts to conduct applied research, provide technical support, strengthen capacity and...
Violence Against Women and Girls, Gender and Access to Justice, Women’s Leadership Development, Monitoring and Evaluation, Advocacy and Policy Engagement
Senior Director, Global Health, Youth and Development
As Senior Director for Global Health, Youth and Development, Dr. Suzanne Petroni leads ICRW’s work to improve development programs and policies by expanding the evidence base regarding the...
Reproductive Health and Rights, Adolescents, Gender and Population
Katherine Fritz
Senior Research Advisor
As the Senior Research Advisor, Dr. Katherine Fritz helps to ensure ICRW’s diverse program of research and evaluation meets the highest standards of quality and ethics. She designs and implements...
Health policy, women’s economic empowerment, behavior change intervention design, social norms, private sector engagement
Director, Gender Violence and Rights
As Director of Gender Violence and Rights, Jennifer McCleary-Sills leads the portfolio of work exploring the gendered dimensions of violence and deprivations of rights. These include experiences of...
Gender-based violence, sexual and reproductive health, and healthy transitions to adulthood.
Group Director, Social and Economic Development
As Group Director of Social and Economic Development at the International Center for Research on Women’s (ICRW) Asia Regional Office, Dr. Priya Nanda oversees research, policy and programmatic work...
Economic Empowerment, HIV and AIDS, Population and Reproductive Health, Monitoring and Evaluation
Pranita Achyut
Senior Adolescent and Gender Specialist
Pranita Achyut is a senior adolescent and gender specialist at the International Center for Research on Women’s (ICRW) Asia Regional Office. Her responsibilities include providing project...
Measurement & Evaluation, Reproductive Health, Violence Against Women
Nandita Bhatla
Senior Technical Specialist, Gender, Violence and Rights
Nandita Bhatla is the Senior Technical Specialist and thematic lead for the portfolio on gender, gender-based violence and rights at the Asia Regional Office of the International Center for Research...
Violence Against Women, Engaging Men & Boys, Property Rights & Assets 
Madhumita Das
Senior Technical Specialist, Men and Masculinity
Madhumita Das is a senior technical specialist at the International Center for Research on Women’s (ICRW) Asia Regional Office. In this capacity, she manages and provides technical support for...
Population & Reproductive Health, Violence Against Women, Engaging Men & Boys
Senior Research and Gender Specialist
Dr. Priya Das is a Senior Research and Gender Specialist at the Asia Regional Office of the International Center for Research on Women (ICRW), where she works on issues related to adolescent girls’...
Adolescents, Child Marriage, Economic Empowerment, Employment & Enterprise Development
Jeffrey Edmeades
Senior Social Demographer
Dr. Jeffrey Edmeades is a Senior Social Demographer at the International Center for Research on Women (ICRW). In this role, Edmeades manages a variety of projects in which he provides technical...
Population and Reproductive Health, Adolescents, Economic Empowerment
Senior Sexual and Reproductive Health Specialist
As Senior Sexual and Reproductive Health Specialist, Diana Santillán provides leadership and oversight to projects involving research and technical assistance across a range of sexual and...
Senior Behavioral Scientist
Anne Stangl is a senior behavioral scientist at the International Center for Research on Women (ICRW). In this role, Stangl develops strategies and coordinates efforts to improve health outcomes for...
HIV and AIDS; Stigma and Discrimination; Monitoring and Evaluation; Capacity Strengthening