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Chandrika Bahadur

Published on May 29, 2024 |


Chandrika has worked at the crossroads of international policy, organisational leadership, and research. Most recently, she was President of the Sustainable Development Solutions Network (SDSN) Association and Founder-Director of the SDG Academy. Previously, she helped set up the Reliance Foundation and worked at the United Nations in various capacities from 2001-2008. She has master’s degrees from the Harvard Kennedy School and the Indian Institute of Management, Ahmedabad, and a bachelor’s degree from Delhi University.

Side note: She runs regularly in the hope that one day she will get a runner’s high- an elusive goal so far!




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