About Sharmishta Sivaramakrishnan

Sharmishta Sivaramakrishnan is a Singaporean citizen who was raised across the Middle East, Europe, South and Southeast Asia. Passionate about global governance, Sharmishta likes to think of herself as “a citizen of worlds,” aptly phrased by Taiye Selasi, often feeling like a local in many cities. She believes change to be the sole constant in her nomadic life and is inspired by new situations, people, and ideas.

Stories

  1. Article: How Singapore’s Private Sector Is Pursuing a Zero Waste Future
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    How Singapore’s Private Sector Is Pursuing a Zero Waste Future

    By Sharmishta Sivaramakrishnan|June 20, 2019

    The country's only landfill site is set to reach capacity in 2035. Read more

  2. Article: From Rio to Kashmir: How the Youth Are Changing the Future

    From Rio to Kashmir: How the Youth Are Changing the Future

    By Sharmishta Sivaramakrishnan|Aug. 12, 2016

    August 12 marks International Youth Day, established by the UN General Assembly in 1999 Read more

  3. Article: Caring For Cambodia saves girls from brothels and is changing the nation through education

    Caring For Cambodia saves girls from brothels and is changing the nation through education

    By Sharmishta Sivaramakrishnan|May 2, 2016

    A journey from visitor to advocate for the girls of Cambodia. Read more