Sakiko Fukuda-Parr

Practioner Discussant

Sakiko Fukuda-Parr is a Fellow at Harvard University's Kennedy School of Government, and is currently working on a project 'making agricultural biotechnology work for human development'. For the last decade (1995-2004) she led UNDP's Human Development Reports as director and chief author. She has written and spoken widely on a broad range of development themes, particularly capabilities and development, human rights, technology, capacity development, aid effectiveness, gender. She is co-editor of Capacity for Development: Old Problems, New Solutions; and Readings in Human Development: Concepts, Measures and Policies for a Development Paradigm. She is the founding editor of the Journal of Human Development: Alternative Economics in Action and is on the editorial board of Feminist Economics. She has held several positions at UNDP and at the World Bank.

Belfer Center for Science and International Affairs
John F. Kennedy School of Government
Harvard University
79 JFK Street
Cambridge, MA 02138

Telephone: +1 (617) 496-0113
Fax: +1 (617) 495-8963
Email: sakiko_fukuda-parr@ksg.harvard.edu

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