Kanika Jha Kingra

Designation: Policy and Evidence Uptake Officer
Kanika worked on monitoring, learning and reporting about engagement and evidence uptake and use from 3ie-funded studies and reviews.

She holds an MSc in Media, Communication and Development from the London School of Economics and Political Science and a Bachelors (honours) degree in Journalism from Lady Shri Ram College, University of Delhi.

Blogs by author

Using evidence to rebuild lives

International humanitarian assistance reached a record high in 2014, with global contributions totalling US$24.5 billion,almost a 19 per cent increase since 2013.However, this isn’t good news for the sector as the demand for humanitarian assistance continues to outstrip supply. Humanitarian financing is now fraught with new challenges as the nature and number of emergencies that come under the realm of humanitarian action is constantly changing.