Governing Board


Shahira Naim 

Managing Trustee –  Shahira Naim is senior journalist and Special Correspondent with The  Tribune (Chandigarh). She is actively associated with gender and development issues.

Arundhati Dhuru

Founder Trustee – Arundhati Dhuru is an activist and National Convener of National Alliance of Peoples Movement   &  Advisor to the Commissioner of Supreme Court on the Right to Food.

Nishi Mehotra

Founder Trustee  – Nishi Mehotra is a gender and education specialist with 25 years of experience in the development sector. She is now the Chairperson of the Mahila Samakhya National Resource Group, Ministry of Human Resource Development.

Amita Verma

Trustee – Amita Verma is a senior journalist with Asian Age and reputed  political analyst who has been a ring-side observer of the state’s political scene.

Trupti Panchal

Trustee –Trupti Panchal is Assistant Professor in Tata Institute of Social Sciences, Mumbai, Maharashtra, India. She is an activist and researcher on women’s rights issues in India working with a feminist vision.

Adv. Risha Syed

Trustee – Adv.Risha Syed  is feminist lawyer. Raising the issue of women, children and minority community since 2004.

Meera Sanghamitra

Trustee – Meera Sanghamitra is a transgender woman* , lawyer and political activist.

Nidhi Bansal

Trustee – Nidhi Bansal is a gender and education specialist with 23 years of experience in the development sector.

Gujeet Kaur

Trustee –