About Us

Adil Ali: His work for more than 20 years focuses on the interface of issues around citizenship, governance, gender and the environment. He has worked with civil society organizations in India as well as in South and South East Asia on people’s access and control over natural resources, livelihoods, human rights, corporate accountability and governance over the past two decades. His past experience includes strategic planning, monitoring and evaluation, participatory research and people oriented advocacy. Engagements with community based organisations, international NGOs, Universities as well as Bilateral Agencies has allowed him to work at different levels. Adil can be contacted at adil.ali@aank.in

Josefina Oraa: Her work emphasizes the promotion of women’s human rights and gender equality, focusing on issues of violence against women & girls, migration, women’s participation in decision-making and governance, women’s access to justice, women's access to livelihood and resources, among others. She facilitates training and gender mainstreaming, and undertakes research, training curriculum development, conceptual development, review/M&E, policy advocacy. Affiliated mainly with the non-government development sector for more than 20 years in various contexts particularly in South Asia, SouthEast Asia and the Mekong subregion, she has interfaced with representatives of governments across levels, bilateral and multi-lateral organizations, local/national and international non-government organizations, UN and other institutions for consultative, advisory, planning and akin purposes. Josefina can be contacted at josefina.oraa@aank.in.