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We are a team of specialists passionate about achieving a more just and caring world.

Tara Cookson


TPC earned her PhD from the University of Cambridge, where she was a Gates Cambridge Scholar. She has published original research on Peru’s conditional cash transfer (CCT) program — what The Economist has termed “the world’s favourite new anti-poverty device”. She is the recipient of the BGSP for her work developing a leadership training program for mission-oriented researchers. Previously, TPC served on the Board of the KWRC.


Gates Cambridge Trust

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