Kirthi Jayakumar

Joined Oct 2012
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About Me

I am a Lawyer, specialized in Public International Law and Human Rights. A graduate of the School of Excellence in Law, Chennai, I have diversified into Research and Writing in Public International Law, Arbitration and Human Rights, besides Freelance Journalism. I work as a UN Volunteer, specializing in Human Rights research in pertinence to issues in Africa, India and Central Asia and the Middle East. I have worked extensively with grass root organizations that focus on women's rights, I run the Red Elephant Foundation - an initiative for civilian peacebuilding through storytelling. I enjoy art and writing fiction. I hope someday that the world will be an arena beset with Gender Equality, and until then, the fire in my stomach will continue to burn.

http://www.kirthijayakumar.blogspot.in/

Gender Studies, International Law, International Relations, Human Rights, Volunteering NOTHING. A bit of everything, a lot of nothing.

My Vision

Peace.

Interests

Education EqualityEmpowering GirlsEngaging Men and Boys in Gender EqualityGender-based ViolenceHuman Rights for WomenWomen in LeadershipWomen in Technology

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Kirthi Jayakumar loved I ENCOURAGED MY BEST FRIEND TO SPEAK OUT ABOUT HER HIV STATUS AND LIVE POSITIVELY Mar 23, 2019 Kirthi Jayakumar commented on SIERRA LEONE: Girls Are the Future of Peace and Security Mar 20, 2019 Kirthi Jayakumar loved SIERRA LEONE: Girls Are the Future of Peace and Security Mar 20, 2019 Kirthi Jayakumar commented on TRINIDAD AND TOBAGO: Women Are Suffering in Paradise Mar 20, 2019 Kirthi Jayakumar loved TRINIDAD AND TOBAGO: Women Are Suffering in Paradise Mar 20, 2019 Kirthi Jayakumar commented on INDIA: Fighting for a Future in a ‘Graveyard for Farmers’ ​​​​​​​ Mar 20, 2019 Kirthi Jayakumar loved INDIA: Fighting for a Future in a ‘Graveyard for Farmers’ ​​​​​​​ Mar 20, 2019 Kirthi Jayakumar loved DRC: Security Begins With Women Mar 20, 2019 Kirthi Jayakumar loved As a Community, Your Impact Is Growing Bigger than Ever! Mar 15, 2019 Kirthi Jayakumar commented on SOUTH SUDAN: The Shade of My Skin, The Length of My Neck Mar 12, 2019 Kirthi Jayakumar loved SOUTH SUDAN: The Shade of My Skin, The Length of My Neck Mar 12, 2019 Kirthi Jayakumar commented on NIGERIA: Women Must Be Seen and Heard Mar 12, 2019 Kirthi Jayakumar loved NIGERIA: Women Must Be Seen and Heard Mar 12, 2019 Kirthi Jayakumar commented on DRC: Security Begins With Women Mar 12, 2019 Kirthi Jayakumar commented on The Story of a Journey in So Many Words Mar 12, 2019 Kirthi Jayakumar loved MY DECISION Mar 11, 2019 Kirthi Jayakumar loved I’m a girl and I menstrate Mar 11, 2019 Kirthi Jayakumar commented on I’m a girl and I menstrate Mar 11, 2019 Kirthi Jayakumar commented on Happy women’s FIGHT! Mar 11, 2019 Kirthi Jayakumar loved Happy women’s FIGHT! Mar 11, 2019 Kirthi Jayakumar commented on TIME Foundation Ghana Mar 11, 2019 Kirthi Jayakumar loved TIME Foundation Ghana Mar 11, 2019 Kirthi Jayakumar loved Unleash your voice Mar 08, 2019 Kirthi Jayakumar loved International Women's Day Mar 08, 2019 Kirthi Jayakumar commented on Extend your closet to others Mar 08, 2019 Kirthi Jayakumar loved Extend your closet to others Mar 08, 2019 Kirthi Jayakumar commented on Overcoming Into Your Becoming. Mar 07, 2019 Kirthi Jayakumar loved Overcoming Into Your Becoming. Mar 07, 2019 Kirthi Jayakumar commented on Mental Wellness, A Safe Space that helps us Become who we are destined to be Mar 07, 2019 Kirthi Jayakumar loved Mental Wellness, A Safe Space that helps us Become who we are destined to be Mar 07, 2019 Kirthi Jayakumar commented on Once Again We Rise IWD 2019 Mar 07, 2019 Kirthi Jayakumar loved Once Again We Rise IWD 2019 Mar 07, 2019 Kirthi Jayakumar commented on The Woman who made the difference in my life Mar 07, 2019 Kirthi Jayakumar loved The Woman who made the difference in my life Mar 07, 2019 Kirthi Jayakumar commented on A woman's dream will save this World Mar 07, 2019 Kirthi Jayakumar loved A woman's dream will save this World Mar 07, 2019 Kirthi Jayakumar commented on International Women's Day From Maman Shujaa Center Mar 05, 2019 Kirthi Jayakumar commented on She was Born to Fly - More power to Girls- International Women Day Mar 05, 2019 Kirthi Jayakumar commented on Think equal, build smart, innovate for change Mar 05, 2019 Kirthi Jayakumar commented on Stylish Women in a War Zone Mar 05, 2019