Delhi, India

Executive Director, National Coalition for Education

Noopur currently works with a network of civil society and teachers’ organizations to promote education rights. Throughout her 10 years of professional experience, she has advocated to strengthen the public education system and has worked to empower girls and marginalized groups. Having worked extensively with teachers, she has also done a lot of advocacy work around education financing. She has also undertaken various research projects related to the implementation of the Right to Education Act, and her recent engagements have focused on advocacy for adult education and learning. She has completed her master’s degree in social work from the Tata Institute of Social Sciences, Mumbai.

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