Sivan Yosef is a Program Manager in the Director General’s Office. She works on the 2020 Vision Initiative, and also serves as the Secretary to IFPRI's Senior Management Team. While at IFPRI, she has worked on the Millions Fed project as well as the 2020 conference "Leveraging Agriculture for Improving Nutrition and Health," held in New Delhi in 2011. Prior to joining IFPRI in 2008, she co-founded a literacy organization operating in Africa, Asia, and the Caribbean, and also worked for United Way of America, and the American Society of International Law. Sivan holds a B.A. in Political Science from Rutgers College and an M.A. in International Development Studies from the George Washington University. She is fluent in English and Hebrew.