SHILPA KASHELKAR

Joined Jul 2018
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Bio

About Me

I am dedicated professional with more than 20 years of progressive and multifarious experience in Social Work and Inter disciplinary fields. I am a visiting faculty at College of Social Work, Mumbai University. I have worked in the social field, primarily with HIV+ groups, different sexual identities, then with sex workers and transgender and slum communities – all of the above mostly in Mumbai. I have also worked with Muslim women for law reform & justice throughout India. I have spent many years getting to know different communities, gaining their trust, and learning their issues and cultures specially minority groups in order to be an effective ally and advocate. Presently I am working with DISHA at Pune to coordinate various women empowerment projects at rural communities. I am active member of various peace and women networks and movements.

My Vision

I am a Commitment to Justice, Dignity, Peace, Equality and Security for All.

Needs

I am in process to start my own initiative for women empowerment with fous on livelihood, so I need inputs and Fellowship support for same.

Abilities

I can conducts capacity building programs for women groups, staff and Organization building on various development and gender issues.

Interests

Economic PowerEducation EqualityEmpowering GirlsEngaging Men and Boys in Gender EqualityGender-based ViolenceHuman Rights for WomenPeace and SecurityWomen and the EnvironmentWomen in LeadershipWomen in TechnologyWomen's Health

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SHILPA KASHELKAR commented on WORLDPULSE helped me heal after a very traumatic event Jul 04 SHILPA KASHELKAR commented on #SheTransformsTech. Who is she? Story of my life : Changing Narratives, Creating Identity, using Community Radio Jul 04 SHILPA KASHELKAR commented on #SheTransformsTech. "Connecting for Empowerment" Jun 30 SHILPA KASHELKAR loved Importance of Technology for the Women Jun 30 SHILPA KASHELKAR loved Social and Economic Empowerment through Rotary RCPN & DISHA Cow Project for Women Jun 21 SHILPA KASHELKAR commented on Will you support The Aramide Initiative? Jun 20 SHILPA KASHELKAR loved Will you support The Aramide Initiative? Jun 20 SHILPA KASHELKAR commented on Leadership enhancement skills for socio-economic security in Pune Jun 11 SHILPA KASHELKAR loved Unimaginable. Untold. Unaddressed. May 29 SHILPA KASHELKAR loved Stay connected, stay alive May 10 SHILPA KASHELKAR loved You bless me. We bless the world Apr 21 SHILPA KASHELKAR commented on You bless me. We bless the world Apr 21 SHILPA KASHELKAR commented on Coping & Fighting With COVID 19 Pandemic - With Care and Love for All Apr 21 SHILPA KASHELKAR loved Bystander Intervention During A Lockdown Apr 14 SHILPA KASHELKAR loved Justice in the Wake of Covid 19 Apr 09 SHILPA KASHELKAR loved COVID-19 CHALLENGE: OUR GAINS IN THE FACE OF FEAR Apr 09 SHILPA KASHELKAR loved Compassion Still Exists In The Philippines #WeHealAsOne Apr 09 SHILPA KASHELKAR loved Paying back our debt to the most exploited communities in the COVID-19 crisis period Apr 09 SHILPA KASHELKAR loved Soiree at Slum Apr 09 SHILPA KASHELKAR loved Reflection and Transformation. A COVID-19 Story. Apr 09 SHILPA KASHELKAR loved Covid-19 in Education: Are we creating safe and stable spaces for our children? Apr 07 SHILPA KASHELKAR loved Uplift and Inspiration in Challenging Times Apr 07 SHILPA KASHELKAR loved Don't Panic Mar 18 SHILPA KASHELKAR loved What gives me hope? Feb 19 SHILPA KASHELKAR loved # मिनाक्षी बिराजदार Feb 15 SHILPA KASHELKAR commented on Living alone: Fears and Reality Feb 15 SHILPA KASHELKAR loved Living alone: Fears and Reality Feb 15 SHILPA KASHELKAR commented on Connecting with Marginalised Communities through Cow Project Jan 30 SHILPA KASHELKAR commented on When women progress, we all progress . Dec 31, 2019 SHILPA KASHELKAR commented on Empowering Women Nov 15, 2019 SHILPA KASHELKAR commented on Moving Towards a Debt-free Life Oct 31, 2019 SHILPA KASHELKAR loved Helplessness to Self-empowerment - Winning My Own Battles to Empower Others Oct 31, 2019 SHILPA KASHELKAR commented on Helplessness to Self-empowerment - Winning My Own Battles to Empower Others Oct 31, 2019 SHILPA KASHELKAR commented on Girls are always victims Oct 15, 2019 SHILPA KASHELKAR commented on Sharing About World Pulse ...Connecting with all Oct 15, 2019 SHILPA KASHELKAR commented on INDIA: One Toilet Started a Body Dignity Movement Oct 14, 2019 SHILPA KASHELKAR commented on My biggest impact during the CIP fellowship Jul 13, 2019 SHILPA KASHELKAR commented on Handling Challenge Jul 11, 2019 SHILPA KASHELKAR commented on Claiming our space! Jul 10, 2019 SHILPA KASHELKAR commented on महिला आथिर्क परिस्थिती Jul 10, 2019