Ms. Kanika Sahijwani is AFI South Asia Young Ambassasor and Manager for AFI.
She is a youth leader with over nine years of experience with different non-profit organizations. She graduated from the University of Delhi, India with her Bachelor of Arts (Honors) degree in English in 2017.
After co-founding two startups, one an education management company and another in the personal care sector, she worked with a leading Marketing and Advertising agency where she provided creative brand solutions to corporate giants. Kanika moderated a panel discussion at UNCTAD Youth Forum’18 held at UN Headquarters in Geneva and also worked as a Facilitator for a session on SDG 8 at the ECOSOC Youth Forum’19 at UN in New York.
She is an aspiring social entrepreneur focused on empowering underprivileged women through skill building and employment generation in India.