Shikha Shah is a post graduate in Water Resources Management from TERI University, New Delhi. She has been working on water conservation and various rural development activities since last four years. She had extensively worked for projects such as Lighting a Billion Lives, Water resources status for Haryana, State of Environment Report for Gujarat and Development of a career counselling app for rural India.
Recently she has started her own venture for urban waste management in Varanasi called ScrapShala. She loves writing for environmental issues and supports causes like women empowerment and sustainable business development. She is an ardent reader, traveler and loves meeting people. Linkedin profile
Monica Kothari Pokharna
Monica Kothari Pokharna is an Accredited Professional in green buildings with certifications from the United States Green Building Council and the Indian Green Building Council. After completing her post-graduation in Environmental & Business Management from the University of Newcastle, Australia, she ventured into the field of sustainable architecture. Monica has built deep expertise in assessment of green buildings, feasibility of sustainable architecture and building effluent treatment plants. She has gained years of experience working at various comapneis such as Tech Enviro Engineering Services, Biodiversity Conservation India Ltd, Kamal Cogent Energy Pvt Ltd, etc. Linkedin profile
Sahana Rajan is a doctoral student in Philosophy in St. Stephen’s College, Delhi University. She has built a deep expertise in healthcare, animal rights, environmental and social issues after working with various NGOs and companies such as Navjyoti India Foundation, Sama Animal Welfare Community Medisurge Technologies and Eco Roots Foundation. Sahana has written research articles and academic theses on various topics such as environmental ethics, feminist thought, political philosophy, etc. Apart from conducting workshops on holistic learning, she has worked with voluntary organizations dealing with animal welfare, child education and visually challenged students. Linkedin profile
Tanmaya Dash is an energetic Mechanical Engineer who graduated from the prestigious IIT-Kharagpur to join Tata Steel as a Management Trainee in Jamshedpur. With a keen interest in space technology, he is involved in the activities of the Space Technology Students Society. Tanmaya was part of the team that conducted the country’s first space technology festival – the National Students’ Space Challenge. Apart from space technology and astrophysics, he has interests in developing business ventures in clean technology and renewable energy. He also writes articles on various topics and dabbles with poems as well! Linkedin profile