Sanchi Lokhande

Sanchi Lokhande
Designation: Research Associate
Sanchi provides research and business development support. Prior to joining 3ie, Sanchi worked as a consultant with the Poverty and Equity Global Practice at the World Bank in Washington, DC. Her work involved generating evidence on gender indicators in the Western Balkan countries in order to shape policy recommendations for their European Union ascension process.

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Open technical questions in geospatial impact evaluations and why they matter

Geospatial impact evaluations offer deeper insights but also come with their unique set of challenges. As part of the GeoField community of practice, we are finding ways to unpack and address these by collaborating with individuals and organizations working across sectors. To that end, 3ie, AidData, and DevGlobal recently co-hosted a workshop with GIS experts to address key issues and best practices in response to technical questions received from participants before and during the session.

Generative artificial intelligence: Addressing five common misconceptions

You’ve probably heard or read about generative artificial intelligence (Gen AI) and its revolutionary potential. Having productive conversations with a chatbot, something that was painful (at best) until a few years ago, has now become easier because of Gen AI models that can generate coherent, meaningful output in a matter of seconds.