An interview with Avani Kapur, Senior Research & Program Analyst, at Accountability Initiatiave in India.
This interview investigates the definition of accountability in PUBLIC according to AI, dwells into AI's flagship program Paisa, metrics,gaps,opportunities and challenges in the process, presence of technology in the process and way forward in area of accountability for a country like India
I would like to thank Avani for her time and patience in giving this interview
For people who want to know more about AI: http://www.accountabilityindia.in/
Avani's connect and BIO: Avani Kapur, Senior Research & Program Analyst
Avani Kapur has been with the Accountability Initiative (AI) since 2008. At AI, she is the Operations Manager of the PAISA Project and is responsible for managing the projects activities across various stakeholders and across the 7 PAISA states. In addition, she anchors the public finance and budget work at AI. Prior to AI, she worked at the Centre for Development and Human Rights (CDHR), with Dr. Arjun Sengupta. As part of her activities at CDHR, she was responsible for assisting Dr. Sengupta in his reports to the Human Rights Council as the ‘Independent Expert on Extreme Poverty and Human Rights’ and the ‘Right to Development’. Avani has an MSc in Development Studies from the London School of Economics and received a BA cum laude from Smith College, Massachusetts, USA.