Poonam Muttreja, Population Foundation of India
Poonam Muttreja, Executive Director, Population Foundation of India-PFI, has over 35 years of experience in promoting women’s health – reproductive and sexual rights, rural livelihoods, public advocacy, behaviour change communication. She co-conceived and promoted the transmedia initiative, Main Kuch Bhi Kar Sakti Hoon – I, A Woman, Can Achieve Anything. Before joining PFI, she served as Country Director of McArthur Foundation in India. She serves on the board of several non-governmental organisations, and co-founded Society for Rural Urban & Tribal Initiative (SRUTI), DASTKAR, and Ashoka Foundation.
She is an alumnus of Delhi University and Harvard University’s John F Kennedy School of Government. Poonam is a regular television and print commentator in India and internationally.