Rao, Aruna P.

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RAO, Aruna P.

RAO, Aruna P. Indian, b. 1955. Genres: Area studies, Women's studies and issues. Career: UNICEF, NYC, research associate in program division, 1979-80, consultant, 1981-82, consultant to Evaluation Section, 1982-83; Ford Foundation, NYC, consultant to Rural Poverty and Resources Division, 1983-84; Population Council, Bangkok, Thailand, Asia regional coordinator for women and development, 1984-90; writer and consultant, 1990-. Indian Institute of Management, visiting scholar with Public Systems Group, 1984- 85; Gender and Development Research Institute (Bangkok), member of advisory board; Kumarian Press Inc., member of editorial review committee; consultant to Save the Children, U.S. Agency for International Development, NOVIB, and the Ford Foundation, Dhaka; head of Gender Team at The Bangaladesh Rural Advancement Committee (BRAC). Publications: EDITOR: Women's Studies International: Nairobi and Beyond, 1991; (with M.B. Anderson and C.A. Overholt) Gender Analysis in Development Planning: A Casebook, 1991; (principal author) Gender Training and Development Planning: Learning from Experience, 1991; Reflections and Learnings, 1994; (with others) Gender at Work, 1999. Work represented in anthologies. Contributor to periodicals. Address: BRAC DLO, House 61, Road 24, Gulshan, Dhaka, Bangladesh.