Ankita Gandhi joined the UNRISD project, Towards Universal Social Security in Emerging Economies as a member of a research team. At the time of her collaboration, she was Programme Executive with the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP). With her duty station at the Ministry of Finance, Govt. of India, she is engaged in formulation of India’s positions at the G20 forum. She holds a Masters in Economics degree from Delhi School of Economics and works on issues of Human Development, Labour Economics and Skill Development.