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Manshi Asher
Buniyaad and Nayi Dishayein
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She  has been associated with Sambhaavnaa since 2011. For the last 18 years she has been working as an activist and researcher on issues of environmental justice in association with several organisations and campaigns. She worked in Uttarakhand on community forest rights and gender issues in the initial years. She has extensively documented and written about impacts of destructive development projects and policies on communities and their environment. In Himachal as a part of an informal collective called Himdhara she has worked on campaigns against unregulated mining, hydro power projects and industrial pollution. As part of Sambhaavnaa she has been working on designing and conceptualizing political education workshops for young activists.