Meenakshi Kakar is working as an Associate with Sustainable Landscapes Restoration team at WRI India, New Delhi office. Her main responsibility is to provide all administrative and logistic support to the team for day to day activities. She also helps the team conduct events and workshops. Meenakshi comes to WRI India with a work experience of 20 years.

Prior to joining WRI, she worked with InsPIRE Network for Environment, formerly known as Winrock International India, a leading NGO and research organization, as Senior Program Associate. There she handled all program support activities such as data management, event management, office management, travel logistics, reports and documentation. Meenakshi won the award for excellent performer in 2008 for initializing and implementing the ‘green office’ concept in the organization.

She is a graduate in humanities from Delhi University with a diploma in Fashion Designing.

Meenakshi is also an artist who likes working with different mediums. For the last three years, she has been practicing meditative art.