Karen Bett

Policy Manager

Karen Bett is the Policy Manager for the Global Partnership for Sustainable Development Data. She works on advancing GPSDD’s policy work on Inclusion and Equity and supports the strengthening of foundational data systems. Karen leads the organization’s work in the Administrative data collaborative; leads the track on Data as a route to inclusion and equity in the data values project and supports the work on Citizen-Generated Data. Karen has spent over 10 years working in international development, and before joining GPSDD led technical analysis at Development Initiatives, Africa office. She completed her MA in Economics, specializing in health economics and public finance, at the University of Dar es Salaam, Tanzania. When not working, Karen enjoys cooking, traveling, and spending time with family.  Karen is based in Nairobi.