Mr. Harish Sadani, Hon.Secretary and Chief Functionary
Mr. Sadani has been passionately running multi-sector developmental programs on gender and health, for over 26 years. He is a co-founder and Chief Functionary of MAVA. Harish has done his Masters in Social Work from the Tata Institute of Social Sciences and has been engaging and mentoring thousands of adolescent boys and young men across India to communicate with peers on healthy relationships, masculinity and sexuality-related matters, using out-of-the-box methods. Currently, he is also a Consultant and Trainer to Corporates, Universities, Colleges and NGOs across India on prevention of sexual harassment at workplace and other gender matters. Harish has been invited by national and international bodies like UN Women and UNFPA to share insights and build capacities of various stakeholders on addressing issues of gender-based and sexual violence against women.