Madhu Kishwar

Madhu Purnima Kishwar is Senior Fellow at the Centre for the Study of Developing Societies (CSDS)—a social science research centre, based in Delhi. Director of the Indic Studies Project based at CSDS aimed at the study of diverse faith traditions and cultures in the Indic civilization. She is the Founder Editor and publisher of Manushi – A Journal about Women and Society published since 1979. The Journal is run by a non-profit Trust. Kishwar is also Founder President, Manushi Sangathan – a forum for research-based advocacy and active interventions to strengthen human rights, women’s rights and the culture of social justice in India