Sasmita Mahapatra

Manager Programmes

Sasmita is Manager- Programmes with CAF India. She has served in diffèrent capacities at the local, state and national levels in the development sector for 18 years, with organizations like Caritas India, UNICEF, Indo-Global Social Service Society (IGSSS), Micronutrient Initiative, Reach to Teach and also has provided advisory and consultation services to numérous organisations including CAF-India. Her passion and expertise lies in promoting sustainable community development through animation and capacitation of Women and youth. She believes in positioning children as agents of change and center of development through enforcement of Child Rights and Child Protection.

Articles by Sasmita Mahapatra:

Is There a Way to end Gender-Based Violence?

Posted on: April 04, 2021

In the second part of the series on gender based violence, we take a look at the important measures that need to be taken to create a more equitable and a kinder world for women of all ages The brutal… Read More »

We are still celebrating Women’s Day in a Man’s World

Posted on: March 03, 2021

In the first of a two-part series, we look at how women are still battling gender-based violence in an unequal world  Every year, on International Women’s Day, we all tend to ponder about women’s rights and our progress towards an… Read More »

Here’s how Sikkim is saving its feathered friends

Posted on: January 01, 2020

  Ever wondered where those sparrows went? The one that rested on your window on a hot, lazy afernoon… and the one that perched on the railing of your balcony every morning and greeted you with its pleasantries?  Our winged… Read More »

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