About Rukmini Banerji

Rukmini Banerji is CEO of Pratham Education Foundation in India. Dr. Banerji got her PhD at the University of Chicago and worked as a program officer at the Spencer Foundation for several years before returning to India in 1996 to join Pratham. There, she led Pratham's research and assessment efforts, including the internationally acknowledged Annual Status of Education Report (ASER) since 2005 and served as director of the ASER Centre in New Delhi for 10 years. She became CEO in 2016.

Stories

  1. Article: Meera's Story: Why It's Crucial to Find Solutions to the Global Learning Crisis
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    Meera's Story: Why It's Crucial to Find Solutions to the Global Learning Crisis

    By Rukmini Banerji|Oct. 26, 2018

    Exploring the need to build early foundations for a successful education. Read more