Babu. S

Assistant Director –Strategy

Babu.S joined APD as Assistant Director –Strategy, has over 15 years of working experience in working with pro-people groups and development sector. Babu has a, Master’s and Mphill., degree in Psychology, Bangalore University.

Earlier he has worked with Child Rights and You (CRY) as Manager in Development and support team Karnataka. He has worked with EQUATIONS as programme coordinator. He was involved with nomadic and semi nomadic tribes in Karnataka to work on the rights of tribal. Babu’s core skill areas are Child Rights, disability, perspective building, advocacy, community development, monitoring and supportive supervision. His engagement with disability work includes support to disability collective and involved with the collective for 4 years as coordinator of CRY.

His present role in APD is to work with advocacy team, work with Government at the state and district level to pro-actively develop advocacy strategies to build ecosystems for the growth of the sector.

His hobbies are reading, writing and travel.