Sanika Salim

Senior Manager, Grassroots Advocacy & Engagement

World Food Program USA

Sanika Salim is the Senior Manager of Grassroots Advocacy & Engagement at World Food Program USA. She brings over 9 years of experience in advocacy, policy, and community engagement.

Sanika began her career at the United States Senate working for her hometown Senator for 4 years specializing in immigration, foreign policy, and gender equity. She previously worked at UNICEF USA mobilizing communities of the diaspora to advance policies that worked towards ending child marriage and the displacement of children during conflict.

Sanika holds a B.A. in International Relations with a regional specialization in the Middle East and Women and Gender Studies. Sanika speaks English, Bangla, and Hindi.