Dr. Rekha Mehra Director of economic development research and programs, International center for Research on Women

Dr. Rekha Mehra is the director of economic development research and programs at the International Center for Research on Women (ICRW), a global gender research institute based in Washington, D.C., with offices in New Delhi, India, and Nairobi, Kenya. One of its many focuses is on ensuring that women and girls are central to solutions to end poverty.