Invited Session 1 Panellist
United Nations Partnership on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities, United States
Sreerupa Mitra is a Programme Specialist at the Technical Secretariat of the UN Partnership on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities based in UNDP HQ, New York. Prior to this she worked with UNICEF supporting the work on inclusive education. She has been involved with programmes on disability inclusion, child rights, gender inclusive poverty eradication and inclusive education programmes in several countries in Asia, Africa, Arab States, Central and Eastern Europe. Apart from directly implementing and managing programmes in development and emergency contexts, she has also been engaged in research on public service delivery and disability inclusion. She holds a Masters in Development Management from the London School of Economics.