Josefhine Chitra is an intern with the Global Public Policy Institute (GPPi) in Berlin, contributing to the institute’s work on global internet politics. She is currently pursuing a Master of Science in development management at the London School of Economics. Her research interests include the implications of the sharing economy for workers’ welfare and the effects of ICT on development.
Before joining GPPi, she was a consultant for the UK Department for International Development, where she worked on evaluating the lessons learned from demand-led climate services in South Asia. She also worked as a communications consultant at Maverick Indonesia, leading teams of consultants for companies such as Microsoft and OPPO.
Josefhine holds a bachelor’s degree with distinction in international relations from Parahyangan Catholic University, Indonesia. In 2011, she received a scholarship from the U.S. Department of State to study human rights law for one semester at Utica College, New York. After completing her studies she was placed on the World Learning Global Undergraduate Academic Honor Roll.
Languages: Indonesian, English, Mandarin