Sudarsana Kundu

What Sudarsana does with G@W

Sudarsana is Country Director for Gender at Work, India.

Year she joined Gender at Work


...and why

In her words: "It is a great opportunity to work on organizational/institutional issues that are often ignored but are an absolute must if we have to address gender equality in India in a meaningful manner.

Where else she has worked

Sudarsana has worked in both the private and public sector in various capacities. Most recently, she headed the government relations arm of the Centre for Executive Education at the Indian School of Business, designing and delivering customized learning solutions for the senior officials in the government and the non-profit sector. She has also worked with UN WOMEN where she managed the organization’s work on gender responsive governance in post conflict countries, with a particular focus on increasing government accountability for improved service delivery to women. She has also worked with Unilever for several years as a manager with a focus on organizational change and development. She is busy setting up a non-profit for families with special needs children.

Other work in gender and institutional change

Sudarsana undertakes research and evaluation for non-profit organizations working on gender equality and women’s leadership.

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