Aparna Gopan

Joined Mar 2017
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About Me

Aparna Gopan of 25 years is experienced in the nonprofit sector and is the founder of “Elefant in the Room”, a provocative movement which runs theme-based campaigns around uncomfortable conversations and social issues. She has worked as a guest catalyst for Media and Global Issues in kanthari International training centre for social visionaries. As a kanthari fellow, she was trained in diverse aspects of social entrepreneurship, especially fund-raising, project management, and impact assessment and evaluation. As a journalist, she is interested in community media development, proactive social campaigns, and documentary filmmaking within the nonprofit sector. She currently works as a freelance content creator and social media strategist for various non-profits and publications.

My Vision

I envision a tomorrow where enforced silence gets trampled upon. one elefant in the room at a time.


Be a part of our movement here:www.elefantintheroom.org. We want bloggers, volunteers, ambassadors, dreamers, doers and funders.


I am a content-writer, problem-solver, communication manager, campaigner, activist an actor, an avid debater, listener and a change-maker.


Economic PowerEmpowering GirlsEngaging Men and Boys in Gender EqualityGender-based ViolenceHuman Rights for WomenWomen and the EnvironmentWomen in LeadershipWomen in Technology