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Kishwar, Sanya Darakhshan



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  • An enthusiast in the field of human rights, I am currently working as a Lecturer at the Jindal Global Law School (JGLS), in India. I was a Council Member of WICCI and have been the President of the Indian Lawyers Association, Sonipat Chapter and Research Mentor for the Project PVoice. I hold a Master in International Human Rights Law from the University of Leeds and a Master in General Laws (LL.M.) from the Pennsylvania State University, U.S.A. A recipient of the Best Law Student Award, I was a part of the team that won the 26th Williem C. Vis International Commercial Arbitration Moot in Vienna. I have previously worked as a Research Assistant under the tutelage of Prof. Catherine Rogers, assisting her on the project Arbitrator Intelligence. My areas of interest are gender studies, feminist theories and intersectional issues. I am enrolled as a doctoral candidate at NLU, Delhi, researching the topic of rising digital antifeminism in the Global South.

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  • Sanya Darakhshan Kishwar

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  • skishwar@jgu.edu.in
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