About me

Shammi is a research transparency coordinator at MIT Jameel Poverty Action Lab, where she is working to develop a global public database of social science research to aid in data-driven policy making. She is also the co-founder of Building Bridges through Leadership Training programme at the Bangladesh Youth Leadership Centre, where she teaches the youth design skills through workshops. Outside her work, she is a full-time mother, and enjoys running in the park. Through the Global Shapers platform, Shammi aims to work with energetic and creative professionals who aim to make a difference in society. She further hopes to improve her knowledge of issues outside her domain of expertise such as art and activism.