The right textbook policy and practice can help raise the quality of education and address learning gaps.
Shanti works on ADB education sector policies and strategies and provides technical advice and support to ADB’s lending and non-lending education operations. She leads some of the knowledge initiatives, regional technical assistance programs, and policy research studies in the education sector. Shanti has also helped to establish the annual ADB International Skills Development Forum series. Prior to ADB, Shanti worked with the European Union on development cooperation in South Asia, and with an economic research think tank in India.