Paavi is a journalism graduate, with a post graduation in Policy, Design & Management from the Indian School of Public Policy. As a policy scholar, her research interests include health, employment and urbanisation. She has previously worked as an associate editor for a Delhi-based foreign policy journal. She was also the Commissioning Editor for the ISPP Policy Review. She is currently working as an Associate at the Centre for Civil Society. Paavi also has a keen interest in the market systems approach to problem solving.