Aarathi Krishnan

Aarathi Krishnan

Technology and Human Rights Fellow
AK

Aarathi Krishnan specialises in strategic and applied foresight for the humanitarian and development sector. A seasoned expert with over 15 years experience globally, she works at the intersection of humanitarian and development futures, strategic foresight, and institutional transformation. 

She is currently the Strategic Foresight Advisor for UNDP, and an Affiliate at Berkman Klein, and a 2020-21 and 2021-22 Technology and Human Rights Fellow at the Harvard Carr Centre for Technology and Human Rights. The focus of her research is on Decolonial Foresight and Tech Ethics in Humanitarian Tech Governance 

Previously she has supported a range of international humanitarian organisations on embedding institutional foresight and global strategy to drive institutional and systems transformation, including the UN Resident Coordinators, UNV, the World Bank, UNHCR, MSF, ICRC and IFRC .  Twitter: @akrishnan23 and www.aarathikrishnan.com