Pradeep Sharma

Pradeep Sharma

Pradeep Sharma-Former Deputy Resident Representative, UNDP Kyrgyzstan

Member of Advisory Board
He is a former civil servant of the Government of India and consulted with UNDP Cambodia and UNDP India on various evaluation assignments.

About Pradeep Sharma

Pradeep Sharma has recently consulted with UNDP Cambodia and UNDP India on various evaluation assignments. Previously, he worked as Deputy Resident Representative (Programme and Operations), UNDP Kyrgyzstan (2010-2015); Senior Assistant Country Director and acting Deputy Country Director (2007-2010), UNDP Timor-Leste; and Assistant Country Director and Head of Public Policy and Local Governance in UNDP New Delhi (2000-2007).

He worked as a Consultant to the World Bank on their project “Trade Policy and Resource Allocation in Indian Agriculture” (1990) and on the University of Maryland (IRIS Center) project on “Liberalization and Reforms in Selected Agricultural Marketing Institutions” (1995).

He was a Decentralization Advisor to UNDP Indonesia (2006). He is a former civil servant of the Government of India (1975-2000). He has co-edited two volumes on decentralization both published by Oxford University Press (2006 and 2007). He has also published a book on India’s Food Policy besides several research papers in journals of repute. He was a Fellow at the UNDP’s Oslo Governance Centre (2004) to work on the “Role of Civil Society in Right to Information: A Perspective from India”.