IPS researchers featured in ‘Focus On: Women’ series by Asia Research News.

22 March 2021

IPS Researchers Dr. Nisha Arunatilake, Director of Research; Sunimalee Madurawala, Research Economist; and Priyanka Jayawardena, Research Economist are featured in Asia Research News’ ‘Focus On: Women’ series. The series is a resource network for journalists to find stories and sources and is a part of their ongoing efforts to increase inclusion and diversity of voices in science communication and news coverage.

In honour of International Women’s Day, the series highlights more than 50 female researchers from across 15 countries who are ready to comment to international media about a wide range of research topics. IPS researchers focus on issues related to gender, health, labour, education and impact of COVID-19 on the economy and the effectiveness of government relief efforts on reaching the most affected.