Divya has thirteen years of experience working at the local, national and international level with grassroots groups and international organisations. While she has worked and led large scale projects on the themes of livelihoods and gender, child rights and youth development, the base of her work has been partnerships strengthening and coalition building.
Prior to Girls Not Brides, Divya has worked at Save the Children and Oxfam GB. Most recently she was working with Pravah, an Indian NGO that is a leading youth development organisation, heading their partnerships work. She has a Masters in Development Studies from the London School of Economics.