Ms. Mallika Auplish
Strategic Policy Dialogue and Innovations Specialist
World Health Organization
Mallika Auplish currently works on Strategic Policy Dialogue and Innovations at the World Health Organization Regional Office for the Western Pacific. As part of the newly created Data, Strategy and Innovation unit, she facilitates multisectoral dialogue, analysis, and advocacy to enable inclusive health futures, and tests and scales innovative approaches tailored to country contexts. Previously, she worked with the Canadian Institutes of Health Research (Government of Canada), managing policy and government relations, and with the UN Departments of Peacekeeping Operations and Field Support, where she provided political and executive support to global UN peacekeeping operations. She holds an MPA from the University of Birmingham, UK and a BA (Hons) in Sociology from Western University, Canada.