FORA.tv Speaker - Anupama Rao Singh
Ms. Singh is the UNICEF Regional Director for East Asia and the Pacific.
Ms. Singh has also served as Deputy Director of UNICEFâ€™s Programme Division, and as UNICEF Representative in Iraq. In addition, Ms. Singh has undertaken a number of special assignments for the UN, including the co-ordination of the needs assessment for reconstruction in Iraq and Deputy Humanitarian Co-ordinator ad interim for the Darfur crisis in Sudan.
After joining UNICEF in 1980, Ms. Singh has worked in UNICEFâ€™s offices in India, Sudan and Uganda.
A national of India, Ms. Singh attended the Lady Irwin College in New Delhi, India, where she obtained her Bachelor's degree in Home Economics. She also obtained a Bachelorâ€™s degree in Education and a Masterâ€™s degree in Child Development.
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