Saswati Bora
Director of Regenerative Food Systems, The Nature Conservancy

Saswati Bora, Global Director for Regenerative Food Systems, leads the development of an emerging set of regenerative foodscapes for TNC as a crucial part of accelerating the transition of food systems from degrading and extractive to productive and restorative for nature and people. Saswati brings almost two decades of experience in developing and leading ambitious agendas related to food systems, sustainable agriculture, and rural development. Formerly the Head of Food Systems Innovation at the World Economic Forum (WEF), Saswati developed WEF's two flagship initiatives on innovations and incentives in food systems transformation as well as regional initiatives in India. She previously worked at the World Bank where she helped set up two global initiatives: the Global Agriculture and Food Security Program and the Global Food Crisis Program. Saswati has also worked at the International Food Policy Research Institute in Washington D.C. and in the UNDP offices in Nepal and New York. Saswati received her Master's in International Affairs from Columbia University, a B.A. in economics from Delhi University, and a Post Graduate Diploma in communications from Sophia Polytechnic in Mumbai. More information Website – www.nature.org Twitter – @sasbora LinkedIn – saswati-bora-0544a2

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