Who we are

Social inequities and environmental degradation impact every person’s health and life prospects. Yet international development agencies often take a strictly technical approach, failing to address these fundamental realities.

But GreeneWorks merges social science expertise with technical know-how to overcome behavioral, cultural, environmental, and social constraints, focusing on:

We use anthropological, demographic, ecological, and public health research methods to improve results, offering services including:

New Resource! Ending Child Marriage in a Generation: What Research is Needed?, co-published with the Ford Foundation, identifies opportunities for additional investments to catalyze change.

Leadership

Margaret Greene has a PhD in Demography from the University of Pennsylvania and 20 years of international substantive and leadership experience as a staff member and consultant with diverse organizations and agencies. Dr. Greene lives in Washington, DC with her family.

View Greene CV [207.76KB] .

Shib Shankar Dasgupta has a PhD in Science and Technology Studies from Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute, New York, USA and more than 15 years of technical consulting and international business experience with diverse organizations. Dr. Dasgupta lives in New York City with his family.

View Shankar CV [101.44KB] .