A.B. Economics, Mount Holyoke College.
Natasha is one of the lead researchers on the Value Chains pillar for the Leveraging Agriculture for Nutrition in South Asia (LANSA) research consortium at the Collective. She has co-authoured the book A Microcredit Alternative in South Asia: Akhuwat’s Experiment (Routledge, 2018). She is also one of the campaign organizers for Girls at Dhabas, a feminist initiative working towards raising a conversation on women’s access to public space. Prior to the Collective she has worked on research projects at various organizations.
She tweets at @natashaansari
Reports and Publications at the Collective
Rashid Mehmood and Natasha Ansari, The Dairy Reform That Wasn't. Collective Blog. April 2018.
Natasha Ansari, Rashid Mehmood and Haris Gazdar, A Value-Chain Perspective on Wheat Flour Fortification in Pakistan. LANSA Working Paper Series, Volume 2018 No 27. April 2018.
Natasha Ansari, Rashid Mehmood and Haris Gazdar, Going Against the Grain of Optimism: Flour Fortification in Pakistan. IDS Bulletin, Volume 49, Issue 1, pages 57-71. February 2018.
Natasha Ansari, Rashid Mehmood and Haris Gazdar, 'Milk for Milk, Water for Water': Analysing Pakistan's Dairy Innovation . IDS Bulletin, Volume 49, Issue 1, pages 91-106. February 2018.
Natasha Ansari and Ebad Pasha, Today's Lyari. Collective Blog. November 2016.
Natasha Ansari, Rights Beyond Property: The Boohars of Rohi. Collective Blog. February 2015.
Natasha Ansari and Rashid Mehmood, Land of milk. The News on Sunday (TNS). April 2018.