Elizabeth Bennett

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Elizabeth Bennett is a Senior Manager at IDinsight, based in Manila, Philippines.

At IDinsight, Elizabeth has led project work in South Asia as well as Southeast Asia. She has experience leading evaluation and survey work in agriculture, digital identity, education, and youth unemployment.

Prior to joining IDinsight, Elizabeth consulted with the Government of Rwanda on issues of capacity building for civil servants. She previously served as the Training Manager and Assistant Director of Microcredit for a small non-profit based in South Africa. She also spent time working with the U.S. government in Washington, D.C.

Elizabeth holds bachelor’s degrees in Economics and Organizational Development from Vanderbilt University and a master’s degree in Public Policy (MPP) from Harvard Kennedy School.

Selected Publications

  • State of Aadhaar Report 2017-18. (Report)

  • State of Aadhaar Report 2016-17. (Report)

  • World's biggest ID scheme Aadhaar still poses risks (BBC News, 26 September 2018) . (Article)

  • Calling for a more empirical debate on the Aadhaar experience (LiveMint, 17 May 2018). (Article)