Kuljan Singh

Kuljan Singh

Age: 25
Home Town: Imphal, Manipur
Education: M.A. Conflict Analysis and Peace Building, Jamia Millia Islamia
Specific Field Interests: International Relations, Humanitarian Development, Human Rights
Placement: Sauhard, Ahmedabad
Area of Focus: Human Rights

Highlights: After working as a producer having researched and documented several visual contents and making short documentaries, Kuljan enrolled in a Master’s course in Conflict Analysis and Peace Building at the Nelson Mandela Centre for Peace and Conflict Resolution, Jamia Millia Islamia, New Delhi. The course both inspired and showed him a bridge between international relations and humanitarian development. He focused on International Humanitarian Law and Humanitarian Protection, which deals with human rights, international law, armed conflicts and refugees. Kuljan then joined ActionAid India as a volunteer and worked on various campaigns such as ‘Beti Zindabad’ which aims to make gender equality a lived reality in India, ‘Blood Bricks’ which highlights and seeks to address the harsh realities of bonded labour. The knowledge hubs in ActionAid India also exposed him to several other issues such as child labour, education, livelihoods etc. Recently, he worked on a campaign called ‘People’s Vision of the City’ with a knowledge activist hub called ‘Citizens Rights Collective’ (CiRiC). The campaign aims to bring in citizens to plan and design socially just, equitable and environmentally sustainable cities.

Posts by Kuljan Singh

All Ahoy Allepey! Posted in 2015-16, Clinton Fellowship Blog

After a fantastic, informative and fun-filled but exhausting midpoint, it was vacation time! A group of fellows, eleven in total including myself, went to Allepey in Kerala to see and…

9Nights Posted in 2015-16, Clinton Fellowship Blog

What do you do when you are an AIF Clinton fellow placed in a state where it so happens to celebrate the longest dance festival in the world? Yes! you…