Ms. Nandini Rao is a feminist activist based in Delhi. She is a trainer, writer and counsellor. Her focus is working on issues of women’s rights, including violence against women, sexual harassment at the workplace, women’s leadership and gender and disability. She is cuurently also studying the impact of the political economy on womens' lives. Her work takes her all across the country, but her special interest is working with communities in rural areas. Nandini spends the best part of her life (very productively) listening to women’s stories of struggle and the pain and joy they express through their songs. Women’s strength and determination in the face of all adversities moves and inspires her in the work that she does.