Harsheen Sethi

Senior Analyst, Social Development, Trade & Geopolitics, Economist Impact

Harsheen Sethi is a Senior Analyst with Economist Impact’s Policy and Insights team. She is a specialist on Gender Equality and Social Inclusion (GESI), human rights, countering conflict and violence, foreign policy, and new globalisation. She works on cross-country policy research, strategy, and advocacy projects aimed at creating impact.

Notable projects include Out of the Shadows Index measuring child sexual violence regulations; Building disaster resilience: A study of disaster events and financial lending streams; NTI Nuclear Materials Security Index; and The Procurement Imperative.

Sethi holds a Master’s in Public and International Affairs from the University of Pittsburgh, where she served as a Matthew B. Ridgway Center for International Security Studies Fellow, leading the working group on critical infrastructure vulnerabilities in cyberspace and contributing to research on countering violent extremism (CVE) in the US. She also holds a BA in Journalism and Mass Communication from Amity University Noida, India, where she specialised in development communication.

Recent contributions


Podcast | Asian voices at COP27

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