Tanuja Setia

Ms. Setia has a Masters in Chemistry and over 20 years work experience in the Corporate and in the Social Sector. In addition to primary job responsibilities, throughout her career Tanuja has been organizing and conducting capacity building trainings for her colleagues and ‘program beneficiaries’. Development and maintenance of the M.I.S. system at an Indo-Dutch Water and Sanitation Project, funded by the Royal Netherlands Embassy, was Tanuja’s first experience at working in the villages of Uttar Pradesh. As a founder-member of an education project under the aegis of The Study Hall Educational Foundation, Tanuja has been closely involved in the improvement in quality of education being imparted to underprivileged students of village schools and urban slums in and around Lucknow and has in-depth understanding and experience in the field of education delivery. She has conducted a number of workshops on gender rights and sensitization for the resident girl students of the Kasturba Gandhi Balika Vidyalayas and their guardians.