is a social entrepreneur working for community education and capacity development using innovative culture based approaches.
Ananya is an Electrical Engineer from Jadavpur University (1989) and a Commonwealth Scholar in Sustainable Development studies from Staffordshire University, UK.
After working for 10 years in global Information Technology sector, Ananya joined the Development sector in 2000.
has played a leading role in developing banglanatak.com â€" a unique social enterprise specializing in social communication, community mobilization, capacity building and research, established in May,2000.
She is the Vice President at banglanatak.com.
Ananya designs and manages innovative awareness and advocacy programs which physically reach out to poor and less educated communities living in media dark areas, build their awareness and mobilise them to take action for improving their life style, living condition and socio-economic situation.
has been a key note speaker on culture and sustainable development in national and international forums around the globe.