Outreach Worker, Shakti Women's Aid
For the last decade, Suvekshya has been working on the empowerment of women by curbing issues of gender violence and strengthening women's rights. Currently, as an outreach worker for Black Minority Ethnic women in Scotland at Shakti Women's Aid, she is serving women experiencing domestic abuse, forced marriage and honour-based violence. She is involved with Scottish Women's Aid on Coercive Control project and has worked in various non-profits based in the United States and Nepal. She holds a Master’s degree in Social Work from Washington University in St. Louis, US.