Abha Joshi-Ghani

Abha Joshi-Ghani
  • Director, Knowledge and Learning
    World Bank

Ms. Joshi-Ghani is the Director for Knowledge Exchange and Learning (LLIKL) at the Leadership, Learning and Innovation Vice Presidency of the World Bank. She leads staff and client learning and the South - South Knowledge Exchange initiative for the World Bank. Before joining LLI she was the Manager for the Bank's Urban Development Anchor where she oversaw the Bank's work on Urban Policy and Strategy and knowledge and learning. She was also the Head of the Global Urbanization Knowledge Platform, a multi- partner initiative of the World Bank. She was the Chair of the World Economic Forum Global Agenda Council on Urbanization in 2013. She has worked primarily on infrastructure finance and urban development at the World Bank. Her regional experience includes South and East Asia, Africa and the Middle East. Bachelor's, Lady Sri Rama College, Delhi University; Master's, Jawaharlal Nehru University, New Delhi; MPhil, Oxford University.