Mallika Dutt

Indian-American Human Rights Activist, Lawyer, Social Entrepreneur
Founder, Breakthrough

birthdate: March 29
birthplace: Kolkata, India

Mallika Dutt is an Indian-American human rights activist and founder of the human rights organization, Breakthrough, based in New York City and in India. Breakthrough harnesses the power of the arts, media, pop culture and community mobilization to promote human rights, diversity, equality and justice. Breakthrough's work includes several ground-breaking campaigns designed to engage men in helping to end violence against women around the world. Mallika Dutt also shares her breakthrough-ideas for transformation through her writing and speaking engagements. She serves on the boards of a number of other human rights, philanthropic and multimedia organizations, and has received numerous awards and accolades for her cutting-edge activism. Verve, India's popular fashion and lifestyle magazine, named Mallika Dutt 'one of the 50 most influential women' two times.

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