Mihir Shah is currently the Secretary of Samaj Pragati Sahayog, one of India's largest grass-roots initiatives for water and livelihood security
Jayakumari Devika is a historian and feminist based in Kerala. She is an associate professor at the Centre for Development Studies, Thiruvananthapuram.
Shaheen Akhtar (born 1962) is a well-known Bangladeshi writer.
Indranil is a health economist and activist trained in Economics and Public Health. He is associated with the Jan Swasthya Abhiyan. He also teaches Public Health and Development Economics in OP Ji
Rimli Bhattacharya trained in Comparative Literature at Jadavpur and Brown Universities. She has published on gender and performance, primary education, children’s literature and expressive forms