Age:
Home Town: Kochi, Kerala.
Education: BA hons in Political Science, University of Delhi.
Specific Field Interests: International development, women empowerment and develop Amana hails from Kochi, Kerala. She graduated in Political Science Hons from the University of Delhi. Along with her bachelor's degree she completed a diploma in Women empowerment and development. She also holds certifications in Human Rights and Legal Literacy.
Placement: Fair Trade Forum India, New Delhi (Livelihoods)
Area of Focus:

Fellowship Project: To facilitate empowerment and sustainability of the grassroots artisans and crafts persons through fairness and transparency in trade, alleviating poverty, ignorance and unemployment in India and ushering in human development and social change.

Highlights: Amana hails from Kochi, Kerala. She graduated in Political Science Hons from the University of Delhi. Along with her bachelor's degree she completed a diploma in Women empowerment and development. She also holds certifications in Human Rights and Legal Literacy. Amana has worked with around 11 organisations working in the field of development in various capacities. She comes with a diversified experience of working in the education sector, livelihood, research, advocacy, empowerment, relief and corporate engagement. Two projects which have been highly reflective for her were "Let's reach out Kerala" Project which aimed to offer psychosocial support to guest workers stranded in and outside Kerala during the first phase of the pandemic. Along with that, while interning with Pravah as a SMILE intern she got a chance to volunteer for the vaccination project to reach out to 200 guest workers families in Delhi-NCR. During her leisure time, she loves to stroll around the backwaters near her home, read articles related to gender, listen to songs and watch movies that have been on her watchlist for months in a go.

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