Sakiko Fukuda-Parr is a development economist and professor of international affairs at the New School. From 1995-2004 she was director of the UNDP Human Development Reports. Her current work includes poverty and human rights, conflict prevention, MDGs and international development agendas, and global technology.

Her other publications in addition to the Human Development Reports include Readings in Human Development (edited with Shivakumar), The Gene Revolution: GM Crops and Unequal Development, and Capacity for Development: Old Problems, New Solutions (edited with Lopes and Malik), as well as numerous articles in journals and reviews.

She founded and is editor of the Journal of Human Development, and is on the Editorial Board of Feminist Economics.

Last Updated: August 7, 2017