Age: 39
Home Town: Patna (Bihar)
Education: B.A (H) in Russian Language, Literature and Cultural Studies (JNU, New Delhi), M.A In Social Work with Specialisation in Social Welfare Administration (SWA) from TISS, Mumbai
Specific Field Interests: Perspective and Understanding on different aspects of exclusion - equity and inclusion, Youth Rights and On Ground Models for leadership development, SRHR, Access to Higher Education, Employability and Entrepreneurial Education, Skills and on ground inclusive models for socially excluded children towards promoting learning and education, Inclusive governance and working with PRIs, Addressing GBV
Placement: American India Foundation
Area of Focus: Promoting Equity and Inclusion for socially excluded children and youth in the areas of leadership development, SRHR, Employability and Entrepreneurship development. Nurturing and leading a membership based collective of over 8000 members across Bihar, UP and Delhi, known as National Youth Equity Forum (NYEF)

Quote: Let us co-create and mutually learn to produce best outcomes from this process.

Highlights: Satyendra Kumar is a Co-Founder and Strategic Consultant at Centre for Social Equity and Inclusion (CSEI). The organization is concerned with deepening democracy and developing our body politic by promoting equity and social inclusion of marginalized children and young people for their social, economic and cultural (SEC) rights. National Youth Equity Forum (NYEF), envisaged as a platform for nurturing leadership and entrepreneurship development among socially excluded young generations, currently led by him at CSEI, is also evolving as a national collective of socially excluded young people who wants to build a socially inclusive society and social inclusion champions among the community. Satyendra has completed his studies from Jawaharlal Nehru University (JNU) and Tata Institute of Social Sciences (TISS) along with several international exposure and training around leadership, community development and entrepreneurial education. With more than 15 years of working and networking experiences across the globe, his passion and expertise lies around youth rights in the areas of enabling youth into higher education, Sexual and Reproductive Health Rights, leadership and entitlements access programme along with enhancing employability and entrepreneurship and overall promotion of social equity and inclusion across spaces. He has been CSIP - Ashoka University Research Fellow, IIIT - H Social Entrepreneur Fellow along with Co-founder of BDC Impact Foundation and serves as board/advisory member of various organizations. He is also an Acumen fellow for 2019 and well known experiential educators for 1.5 decades.

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