Sight and Life
Madhavika (Maddy) Bajoria is the Nutrition Integration Manager at Sight and Life, bringing significant experience in multi-sectoral partnerships, program management, and advocacy to advance knowledge and implementation in nutrition. She has been driving the organization’s market-shaping work for prenatal multiple micronutrient supplements in more than ten countries in sub-Saharan Africa, Asia, and Latin America. She supported the Food Safety and Standards Authority of India (FSSAI) to gain multi-stakeholder buy-in for the implementation of large-scale staple food fortification across the country. In her current role, she has led the creation of India’s first-ever public-private engagement platform, IMPAct4Nutrition, for workplace nutrition in support of the government's National Nutrition Mission, along with UNICEF.
Driven by Sight and Life’s commitment to translating science into policy and practice, she has served as a co-editor of the Special Report on Multiple Micronutrient Supplementation in Pregnancy and the Take-Home Ration Compendium with Tata Trusts. She holds a Master in Public Administration from Columbia University and has previously worked with J-PAL, CARE and the ILO on policy and programmatic assessments in a variety of sectors.