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Development Works Here with Achini Wijesinghe

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Sustainable Energy Transition | Environment and Natural Resources
Gender Equality and Social Inclusion | Climate Change

Development works here because great people work here. We’re excited to introduce you to our team.

Meet Chemonics’ Achini Wijesinghe, gender advisor for the USAID Sri Lanka Energy Program! In this video, Achini discusses her path to international development, the organizations that inspired her and shaped her career and identity, advice for those interested in a career in development, her experience swimming with nurse sharks in the Maldives, and more. Achini is one reason #DevelopmentWorksHere.


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About Achini Wijesinghe

Achini Wijesinghe is the gender advisor for the USAID Sri Lanka Energy Program.