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Sarika Bansal

Fellows 2014
Freelance / Solutions Journalism Network
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Sarika Bansal is an independent journalist who specializes in social innovation and global health. Her writing and photographs have appeared in The New York Times, Forbes, The Guardian, Fast Company, The Atlantic, and several other publications. She is also the director of partnerships of the Solutions Journalism Network, which supports rigorous and compelling reporting about responses to social problems. Sarika has previously worked in management consulting with McKinsey & Company and in microfinance business development in India.

She holds an undergraduate degree in Disease and Public Policy from Harvard College and a Masters in Public Administration from Columbia University’s School of International and Public Affairs. She is a member of the World Economic Forum’s Global Shapers Community.

Bansal was awarded a prior fellowship with IRP, reporting from Tanzania in 2013.


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