About Author

Person Name
Lalitha Kumaramangalam
Member, Governing Council

Lalitha Kumaramangalam was Chairperson, National Commission for Women (NCW) from 2014 to 2017. She has extensive experience in working towards the empowerment and advancement of women from the vulnerable and underprivileged sections of society. She has worked on a range of issues such as healthcare and HIV/AIDS prevention, sex-workers, the LGBT community, migrant and construction workers, SHGs and urban slum women. Ms Kumaramangalam holds a Masters degree in Business Administration from the Madras University, and graduated with honours in Economics from St Stephen's College, Delhi.