The Politics of Poverty

Ideas and analysis from Oxfam America's policy experts

Sasanka Thilakasiri

Sasanka Thilakasiri

Sasanka Thilakasiri is a Senior Policy Advisor for Climate Change and Energy at Oxfam America. He works on issues of energy poverty and clean energy access, in shifting international financing towards more pro-poor clean energy investments. Previously he was Oxfam International’s economic justice policy lead for international financial institutions, leading the Confederation’s advocacy efforts toward the World Bank Group and IMF on climate, energy, land and agriculture policy. He also co-led the development of Oxfam’s energy policy.