Dr Manjeer Mukherjee
Dr Manjeer Mukherjee is a trained sociologist working in the area of Gender, Children, Sexuality, Medicine, Technology and Abuse. She has done Doctorate in Sociology from Jawaharlal Nehru University, New Delhi, India. Her doctoral thesis was to unveil the implications of Assisted Reproductive technologies on kinship relations. Dr Manjeer has been extensively working with the developmental sector for the last 12 years on issues of gender, health, violence and Child Sexual Abuse. Dr Manjeer has authored and presented papers in various national and international Forums and Networks including World Social Forum, International Women’s Health Meet, National Bioethics Conference, Annual Meet of Health Action International Asia Pacific and ASCCSA (Annual Stakeholder Conference on Child Sexual Abuse).

Dr Mukherjee is currently associated with Arpan as Senior Director, Programmes and works closely with the Training, Resource Development and Public Engagement teams. Dr Mukherjee has played a key role in shaping Arpan’s trajectory in the last 7 years of her association and played diverse roles including directing Arpan’s key programmes.