Anasuya Sengupta

Co-Director and Co-Founder, Whose Knowledge?, Santa Cruz, USA

Anasuya Sengupta is co-director and co-founder of Whose Knowledge?, a global multi-lingual campaign based in Santa Cruz which collects and presents the stories and knowledge of marginalized communities online. For over 20 years, Anasuya has led initiatives internationally to amplify the voices of marginalized people in the virtual and physical world. She is the former chief grant-making officer at the Wikimedia Foundation and a 2017 Shuttleworth Fellow. She received the Internet and Society Award 2018 from the Internet Institute, University of Oxford. She received a B.A. (Hons) in economics from Delhi University, India and holds an M.Phil. in development studies from the University of Oxford, UK where she studied as a Rhodes Scholar.


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