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Shivaa R.

Senior Programme Manager& Education Specialist

Master's DegreeCambridge University



Worked for over 9 years on Heritage, Education and Sustainable Urban Development Projects in India. Including, Training, Capacity Building, Pedagogy and Policy Intervention, Strategic Partnership Development, Communication and Public Outreach activities for sustainable development. Currently with the Indian National Trust for Art and Cultural Heritage (INTACH) in the Heritage Education and Communication Service (HECS) for their National Heritage Education Programmes. Prior to this, I was with the British Council/British High Commission Division on their Arts Education Programme for India and with the UNESCO New Delhi cluster office (Bhutan, Maldives, India and Sri Lanka) in the Culture sector and the Documentation/Public Information Centre. At UNESCO's Culture sector, I was involved on an Urban Heritage Cities Project and with the Documentation/Public Information Centre, for communication as well as, public outreach activities of the cluster office. The work profile has involved programme initiation, management and implementation (INTACH's College Heritage Volunteer Programme; British Council's Arts Education Programme in India; UNESCO's e-newsletter and power of creativity magazines), strategic partnership development (government, civil society, NGOs and relevant stakeholders); project documentation for marketing collaterals, preparation of reports, project summaries, conference briefs, presentations; content development for publications and generation of education resource material (INTACH and British Council); in addition to, facilitation of communication, capacity-building and public outreach activities. Recent assignments at INTACH and British Council High Commission, involved taking on the role of a teacher trainer and facilitator for capacity building of school teachers and undergraduate college students respectively.


  • heritage
  • education
  • development
  • market research
  • tertiary education
  • india
  • bhutan
  • maldives
  • sri lanka
  • Sectors
  • Funders
  • Countries
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