Shuchi Purohit

Partnership Officer
Shuchi is currently pursuing her LLM in International Law from The Fletcher School and is set to graduate in August 2022. During her time, she pursued her interests in human rights law, law of armed conflict, particularly focusing on statelessness in Northwest Syria. She worked as a Teaching Assistant for the course on Law and Development and as a Research Assistant to work in matters relating to accountability of Artificial Intelligence. Prior to her Masters’, she read law at Jindal Global Law School, India, where she undertook work in the non-profit sector and legal aid services. She was entrusted with the drafting of Securing Citizenship which was a report on citizenship deprivation institutions of India and whether they adhere to the due-process standards prescribed by international law norms. For her work, she was awarded with the Dean’s Awards on “Outstanding Contribution to Legal Aid Services” and “Outstanding Contribution to Institution Building” in 2021. Her areas of interest are International Human Rights law, International Humanitarian Law and Transitional Justice.

Subin Mulmi

Executive Director
Subin is a human rights lawyer and researcher based in Nepal. He recently worked as the Gender Equality and Social Inclusion Advisor for Mercy Corps. Nepal. Before that he worked for Forum for Women, Law and Development (FWLD) in Kathmandu as the Programme Coordinator for 4 years and then as the Senior Legal Advisor for a year where his responsibilities ranged from project planning, implementation, advocacy, litigation and research on statelessness, migration and human rights. In particular, he implemented a project on 'civil documentation' supported by UNHCR. He has a Master's degree from the Fletcher School of Law and Diplomacy, Tufts University where he focused on gender, human rights and migration. He has conducted a number of studies on acquisition of citizenship certificates and statelessness in Nepal. He identifies as a staunch feminist and adopts a strong intersectional feminist lens in all his work and writings.

Ranjeeta Silwal

Director of Operations
Ranjeeta Silwal (She/her) is a human rights lawyer with 8 years of experience. Based in Kathmandu, she has worked with organizations like TRIAL International and the Human Rights and Justice Centre as the Human Rights Coordinator. She has led the organization's program implementation and coordination with different stakeholders and authorities; represented the organization and victims of human rights violations in various high-level meetings and foraged relationships with national and international agencies, civil society organization (CSOs), and networks. She has extensively worked on Women's Rights, Peace and Security, and Gender Justice in Nepal. Ranjeeta holds an LL.M. from the Kathmandu School of law. She is a feminist and believes in gender equality. In her spare time, Ranjeeta likes to enjoy the company of her houseplants, a nice fiction, and masala tea.