Expert – Gender Equality & Gender Justice
Kamla Bhasin is a social scientist, activist, poet, and author. She has worked on issues of gender, patriarchy, equality, and human rights at the grassroots, national and international levels, through NGOs and the United Nations for over three decades. She has written a number of simple books, songs, poems, and slogans for activists and children.
She is currently involved with several campaigns against violence, denial of human rights, and for justice, human rights, and peace, and is the South Asia coordinator of the movement, One Billion Rising. She is also ‘Advisor’ to Sangat – A Feminist Network.
Over the years, Ms. Bhasin has facilitated many gender workshops and human rights workshops with women and men from different countries, cultures, and backgrounds. About these workshops, in her own words she says:
“These workshops have been empowering for me as they have been for the participants. This sense of empowerment and energy I get from these workshops has kept me going.”
And, this is Ms. Bhasin first digital learning course in order to reach a global online audience of learning enthusiasts!