Sabina Dewan is President and Executive Director of the JustJobs Network (JJN), which she co-founded with John Podesta in 2013. Ms. Dewan has built in the JustJobs Network a prominent, innovative, international think tank focused on finding strategies to create more and better employment worldwide. Formerly, Ms. Dewan was a Senior Fellow and Director for International Economic Policy at the Center for American Progress for six years.
Ms. Dewan’s research focuses on the role of quality employment in building equitable economies around the globe. She has published on a range of economic issues, from the impact of trade and globalization on employment to the nexus of renewable energy and job creation.
Her career has spanned continents, taking her from the International Labour Organization in Switzerland, and the European Commission in Belgium, to grassroots organizations in India. She is a frequent media contributor, having appeared in print and television outlets including The Wall Street Journal, Huffington Post, US News, as well as CNN, BBC, and Al-Jazeera. Sabina splits her time between Washington, D.C. and New Delhi.