Lakshmee Sharma

Lakshmee Sharma

Age: 23
Home Town: Bangalore, India
Education: Master of Science, Social Anthropology, University of Oxford
Specific Field Interests: Rural development, migration, livelihoods, policy and ethnography
Placement: Gene Campaign - Nainital, Uttarakhand
Area of Focus: Livelihoods

Highlights: Lakshmee is excited to explore different dimensions of India that she still has not experienced. Through this fellowship, Lakshmee wants to observe and participate in development practice while overcoming geographical challenges and cultural differences. She is interested in approaching development with a qualitative anthropological orientation. She wants to be part of a change that exceeds her expectations and that of the fellowship. Prior to AIF, she did her Masters in Social Anthropology and worked with the Indian Institute for Human Settlements.

Posts by Lakshmee Sharma

For She Who Tills Posted in 2016-17, Clinton Fellowship Blog

January began with a particularly strong wave of writer’s block. I found myself procrastinate a fair amount and as any dawdler will understand, one can spend hours berating oneself for…