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Priyanka Jain

Campaign Coordinator, Aajeevika Bureau

India ยท Class of 2021

Priyanka Jain is an Indian labour rights activist focused on the right of workers to safe workplaces. She works with Aajeevika Bureau in western India, supporting a movement of workers against the occupational disease of silicosis among stoneworkers in the global Hindu temple-building industry. Priyanka’s education and work experiences spans different disciplines, geographies and sectors. The disparate threads of her life have come together to inform her belief in people’s power as the end goal and bedrock of social and policy change.