India’s 2018 Education Budget Goes Far, But Not Far Enough

India is home to the largest number of young children in the world: 165 million children under the age of 6 with the potential to unlock the promise of a nation. Yet more than 80 million do not have access

Feb 10, 2018
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AuthorSashwati Banerjee

Sashwati Banerjee, as Managing Director for Sesame Workshop India, oversees the Workshop’s operations in the South Asia region and is responsible for Galli Galli Sim Sim, the Indian version of Sesame Street. She also serves as an advisor and key voice for Sesame Workshop internationally. Banerjee’s prior work spanned various organizations in the private sector managing programs, communications, public relations and marketing. Additionally, Banerjee serves on the board of Point of View and CREA. Banerjee holds a BA in English from Delhi University and a Diploma in Advertising and Communications and Journalism. When not working, she enjoys traveling, reading and music.