Swati Chakraborty is an economist by training. She has more than 20 years of experience in Research, Monitoring and Evaluation . She has worked on Education, Gender based violence, Property rights, Trafficking and HIV/AIDS. She has worked extensively with in South Asia. Over the span of 20 years Swati has worked with various national and international organizations at various capacities. Swati has conducted training and orientation workshops for project personnel, government officials and technical experts from varying domains. She has many published reports, articles, and papers to her credit.