Who is Shweta?
Social entrepreneur | Social work professional | Ph.D. (Social Work) in resilience |
20 years in the field of disability rights, mental health, gender & child rights.
In 2019, Shweta Co-founded Ginny’s Planet
Social Work | Disability Rights| Qualitative Research | Empathy & Diversity Training|
Ideating products connected with empathy & diversity
What Shweta Wants to Do
Shweta has worked on issues of mental health, disability rights, gender, child rights, post-disaster interventions, conflict, and resilience. She believes in collaborative work and connections across diverse sectors. This has helped Ginny’s Planet build a strong network with its Partner NGOs.
Through Ginny’s Planet, Shweta wanted to bring children, youth, parents, and teachers into the conversations early on! She hopes that parents and teachers talk about disability, diversity, and inclusion with ease and confidence. Her ideas on blogs and products -all lead to fulfilling this!
Shweta In News
“Delhi-based entrepreneur couple Shweta Verma and Jamal Siddiqui have been working as social workers for nearly two decades. In 2019, the young parents decided to start Ginny’s Planet, a social enterprise, targeting a younger audience without leaving the parents and adults out of the conversation.” Read Full article: HERE