Ashok Shrimali, Ahmedabad, Gujarat
Ashok Shrimali is associate with the issues of the tribals, mining affected communities, issues of land acquisition, displacement, women and human rights of the vulnerable communities from past three decades. He has actively worked for the rights of the displaced people in various projects such as displacement due to reservoirs, national parks, mining, dams, and other development projects. He is associated with SETU: Center for Social Knowledge and Action in Ahmedabad. He is part of human rights movements all across the country. He is involved in action research for indigenous rights, women rights and child rights. He has been supporting various grassroots organizations working on vulnerable communities. He is Secretary General of mines, minerals and People (mm&P) Alliance. He has represented mm&P in various National and International platforms.