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Shamistha Selvaratnam

Gender Benchmark Lead, World Benchmarking Alliance
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Shamistha Selvaratnam

Shamistha Selvaratnam engages with various stakeholders to build a movement to incentivise the private sector to drive gender equality and women’s empowerment across their entire value chain. Before she joined the WBA, she worked as a corporate lawyer in Australia where she advised businesses on how to align with international and domestic business and human rights standards. She also co-authored a chapter of The Rio Declaration on Environment and Development: A Commentary, which focuses on the critical role that women play in achieving sustainable development.

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I felt this conference was life changing. I am truly inspired and am plotting both career and personal changes to live up to the great lessons I learned. Both the sessions and the networking were vital.


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