Joyati DasSenior Director - Urban Programs World Vision International
Joyati Das is the Senior Director for Urban Programs at World Vision International. In 2008, Joyati designed and launched the Urban Programs Initiative, a multi-country action research initiative across select World Vision field offices. Its success has led to the scaling up of World Vision's Global Urban Program that continues to develop measurable, scalable and effective programs that are locally led and respond to urban dynamism.
With Masters in Sociology and Communications, Joyati brings 25 years of experience in diverse sectors including corporate, government and non-government organisations. She represents World Vision International as Co-Chair of the Children and Youth Constituent Group for the General Assembly of Partners towards Habitat III. She is also on the advisory board of the UN Global Cities Institute and a steering committee member of UN-Habitat's World Urban Campaign.