Minal holds a double Masters in Development Studies and has a deep interest in Human and Animal rights. She’s a child rights professional and has an extensive hands-on experience in research, training, report writing, and data analysis. Minal has written chapters for The State of Pakistan’s Children and contributed to many national and international publications including COL’s Girls Inspire and UN Human Rights Council’s Easier Said Than Done report. She has authored lit reviews for Kindernothilfe, DFID, and LSE and occasionally writes articles for The News and other academic forums. Minal is also a member of UKRI’s global research network – Gender, Justice, and Security Hub.