Senior Intrapreneur, Strategic Resources
Pragya is championing Walls No More at Ashoka. She is working on creating collaborative spaces between social, business, media and government for scaling impact. Prior to joining Ashoka, she worked in a tribal village in Chhattisgarh for 3 years on the issues of malnutrition, education and livelihoods. She also worked closely with Chhattisgarh Handicraft Development Board in designing and facilitating capacity building interventions for traditional artisans and youth. She co-founded Saudaagar in 2011, which aims at creating dignified livelihood options for differently abled people in Uttar Pradesh. This venture was showcased as grass root innovation by Confederation of Indian Industries (CII) in 2012.