Ruchira Gupta, Founder and President, Apne Aap

Ruchira Gupta, Founder and President, Apne Aap

Founder and President, Apne Aap

Ruchira Gupta is a journalist, social justice activist, feminist campaigner, visiting professor at New York University, Distinguished Scholar at University of California-Berkeley, and founder-president of Indian anti-sex-trafficking organization, Apne Aap Women Worldwide, which serves more than 20,000 at risk and prostituted girls and women and their family members. She has pioneered gender-sensitive interventions to end inter-generational prostitution among De-Notified Tribes in Bihar, Delhi, Haryana, Rajasthan and West Bengal.