Shougat (she/her) is committed to sustainable development as she works on building sustainable communities and advocates for it globally. Her experience in the field as Advisor & Environmental Specialist at ICSA, Climate Ambassador at Global Youth Climate Network (GYCN), Global Schools Advocate at United Nations Sustainable Development Solutions Network (UN SDSN), United Nations Young Leader for Sustainable Development Goals, Young Ambassador at ‘The Earth Project’, Founder & COO at ORGASUS, Chairperson at H. A. Foundation, Founder at H. A. Digital School & College brings sustainability and education into the same sphere.
Similarly, her community action project demonstrates her commitment to ensuring the quality of life for those in her community stands the test of time. During her CEE-Change Fellowship journey, she would like to design, develop and launch Solar Photovoltaic (PV) operated environmentally friendly vending carts for the street vendors to facilitate sustainable livelihood for them and to raise environmental awareness among people. These vendors prepare roadside refreshments in carts using fuels that are toxic to health and environment.
Shougat brings industrial and engineering experience to the fellowship. She’s also an adept problem solver and leader with management and networking knowledge. When she’s not working on sustainability projects, she’s meditating or doing yoga. She loves nature tours and would like to visit Machu Picchu in Peru.