Core Team

Gulika Reddy

Founder and Director

Gulika is a human rights lawyer. She is currently a Human Rights Fellow at Columbia Law School, and an International Bridges to Justice Fellow. She has worked with lawyers, non-profits and academic institutions on the rights of women and children, climate refugees in the South Asian region, persons with disabilities, persons living with HIV/AIDS and slum-dwellers. She can be reached at



Anshu is a cinematographer who graduated from the L.V. Prasad Film and TV Academy in 2009. She has since worked with 3 time National Award winning cinematographer Madhu Ambat, and was his primary camera operator for two years. She currently works freelance on documentaries, corporate videos, short-films and advertisements.

Nritijuna Naidu

Programme Manager

Nritijuna has a master’s in environmental sciences with a specialization in environment education. She is a trained Montessori adult. She has previously worked with the Bombay Natural History Society (Hyderabad and Mumbai); ICRISAT (Niamey, Africa); ICFAI University (Hyderabad) and London Community Resource Network (London). She enjoys voluntary work in the fields of education and environment, but what she loves the most is working and spending time with children. She can be reached at

Saranya Manoharan

Programme Associate

Saranya is a psychology graduate from Women’s Christian College. She has previously worked on a project related to alcoholism among rickshaw-pullers under Dr. Frank Schilbach from MIT and presented a paper on gender stereotypes among school students. She has volunteered with Child Rights and You, Teach for India, Make a Difference and AFS Intercultural Programs. She is interested in gaining a deeper understanding of issues of inequality and exploring ways to mitigate discrimination. She can be reached at

Nirmal Rajagopalan


Nirmal works in construction in Chennai. He used to be a corporate banker in Singapore and New York before moving back to Chennai where he lives with his wife, 4 dogs and a cat. He is currently pursuing a PG Diploma in Human Rights Law from the National Law School of India, Bangalore.