Anita Sohal

Project manager, Natural Resources research group

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Telephone: +44 (0)20 3463 7399
Languages: English, Punjabi, Spanish

Experienced in project and research management, supporting the commissioning, design and delivery of large-scale programmes and research projects both internationally and nationally. Anita is particularly interested in intersectional approaches in studies and interventions and ensuring that diversity, equity and inclusion is a priority.


Gender equity; intersectionality; co-production; qualitative research methods; stakeholder engagement; partnership management; budgeting.

Before IIED

  • Programme manager, What Works for Early Intervention and Children’s Social Care
  • Project officer, Coram International
  • Programme assistant, Options 


  • MA education, gender and international development, UCL
  • BA (Hons) journalism – University of the Arts, London


Current work

Project oversight and coordination in the Natural Resources research group.