Young People Action Team, Canada
Anoushka Sinha, is a gender equality advocate, global health and policy activist, STEM student, passionate about working with her community and ensuring women and girls have equal access to educational resources and work opportunities. Anoushka has always been passionate and has been driving change since she was ten and is continuously bringing momentum for women’s rights from giving access to mentorship,peer to peer learning, skill training and scholarships. She has worked globally with UNICEF, the ONE Campaign on issues concerning gender disparity, health equity and education. She is a Diana Award recipient and has been awarded globally by World Literacy Foundation, PeaceFirst, KidsRights and has been featured on NASDAQ as ‘showing girls how to break the glass ceiling in STEM’ Anoushka has Co-designed three Telehealth apps, and a diabetic retinopathy screener and programs that help minorities understand social determinants of health and get access to easy healthcare and these projects have been awarded grants thrice by MIT.