Ms. Kanta Singh has over 25 years of experience in the management of pro-women development programmes. She has worked with national and international organisations to promote women in formal economy, sports and politics. Her last assignment was with UNDP where she spent 9 years. Currently, Ms. Singh is the Country Programme Manager at UN Women India where she works on education, employment and entrepreneurship opportunities for women. She is a former national level Volleyball Player. Kanta is also a Chevening Gurukul Fellow from the University of Oxford. Throughout her career in multi-cultural settings, she has advocated for policies, programmes and budgets in favour of women and girls. Previously, she has been associated with WomenPowerConnect (WPC), International Foundation for Electoral Systems (IFES), Women in Sustainable Enterprises (WISE) and Center for Social Research (CSR).