Yamini Aiyar

Director, Accountability Initiative, Centre for Policy Research (CPR)

BA in Philosophy, St. Stephen's College, Delhi University; MA in Social and Political Sciences, St. Edmund's College, Cambridge University, UK; MSc in Development Studies, London School of Economics. Extensive research and implementation experience on issues related to strengthening citizen participation in public services. Formerly with the World Bank and the Ford Foundation. Currently, Director, Accountability Initiative (AI), Centre for Policy Research, New Delhi; AI is a research group that focusses on tracking government planning, budgeting and decision-making systems in key social sector programmes with a view to strengthening public debate on issues of governance, institutions and accountability for public services.