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Devika Mishra
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New Delhi, Delhi
Child Rights Professional with a law degree, who is keenly interested in the cause of human rights. I have a year's experience heading a project on Child Protection, with special focus on girls' rights. I am looking to work in Human Rights, including research and writing work. I also have experience drafting grant proposals.
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Area of Expertise:
  • Social, Gender, Education, Youth, Child
Professional Experience:
As a lawyer, I started out as a litigator at the Supreme Court of India and widened my scope to the Delhi High Court, before moving to Lucknow. There, I practiced law at the Allahabad high Court, Lucknow Bench, the Family Court, among other legal forums. Since I always had a bent towards human rights, I decided to switch to the Non- Profit sector and worked under Dr. Neelam Singh at Vatsalya, Lucknow, heading a PLAN India funded project on Child Protection, with special focus on the rights of the girl child. Under the leadership of Dr. Singh, I also got an opportunity to work on the PCPNDT Act and strive towards the proper enforcement of the enactment. Furthermore, I researched on and wrote multiple grant proposals to secure funding for the organisation. In future, I am keen on continuing rights based work, preferably focused on child and women's rights.
Education:
B.A.LLB (Hons.) from National Law Institute University (NLIU), Bhopal.
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    Years of Experience:
    2-5 years
    Highest Qualification:
    Bachelors
    Languages:
    English, Hindi
    Nationality:
    Indian
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