BioJasmine Maringmei is a tribal youth belonging to the Rongmei Naga community from Manipur, Northeast India. She is a Policy Analyst currently working as a Health Systems and Policy Research Specialist at International Aids Vaccine Initiative under the Exemplars in Global Health Network which seeks to enhance better decisions in global health by understanding positive outliers, thereby informing policy and practice.
Jasmine formerly worked with the government in different capacities, including the Government of Delhi and Manipur. Besides her professional engagement, Jasmine is actively engaged in youth networks working towards education, peacebuilding and protection. She is a Board Member of ‘The Bridge School Project,’ a youth-led initiative working with children and young people affected by conflict and disasters. Jasmine holds an MPhil degree in Planning and Development from the Indian Institute of Technology Bombay, and a Master of Sociology from Delhi School of Economics.