What I do

I am a development professional and researcher, working  on poverty reduction and social protection with extensive experience and knowledge.

How I do it

Bridging a gap between research and operation, I promote evidence-based policy designs for poverty reduction.

Where I work

I act as Editor-in-Chief at an online magazine, The Povertist, and Development Practitioner and Researcher at Japan International Cooperation Agency. My experience covers several countries in South East Asia and Sub Saharan Africa.


Developing Countries


Years of Work




Managed Projects

Poverty Research & Development Practice

With quantitative and qualitative approach, I provide policy analysis on poverty, vulnerability and social protection in the country specific contexts. I coordinate research projects and assistance strategies of development partners, and manage project cycles.

Curriculum Vitae

I am trained as a poverty specialist at Institute of Development Studies (IDS), International Labour Organisation and Japan International Cooperation Agency. For more details, please find my CV.