Misimi Kakoti is currently working as a Research Officer (RO) at The George Institute, India. Her research interests lie in the intersection of gender, rights, and equity in health policy and systems. She has been primarily involved with the documentation work on community action in health in India with the method of Witness Seminar, piloting the 8Quity checklist tool, and the CEDAW implementation review project at TGI. She is currently working with the SPHERE consortium on advancing social participation for UHC. She has previously worked with the Rapid Evidence Synthesis Unit at The George Institute. She also supports the Secretariat of the Health Equity Network India (HENI). Prior to this, she has worked with the Tata Institute of Social Sciences and ActionAid India.