GRESHMA PIOUS RAJU
Greshma Pious Raju is a young peacebuilder from India who is actively involved in interfaith dialogues and environmental peacebuilding among youth. She is the founder of Project Ecopeace Teen Cafe, an online transformative education program for teenagers. She worked in different national and international organizations to promote youth engagement in peacebuilding and initiated various projects for empowering women in rural areas of the global south.
Academically, she holds a BA in English Language and Literature and MA in English. In 2019, she obtained her MA in International Peace Studies from the United Nations Mandated University for Peace, made familiar with the UN system. Additionally, she completed several certificate courses on Global Compact for Migration, Sustainability and Leadership. She served as Youth Ambassador of the United Religions Initiative for several years. Her interest in environmental peacebuilding and sustainability developed during her internship at Earth Charter International. Now she is exploring new paths to strengthening interconnectedness among youth through online platforms. She believes small acts of love and compassion will create positive changes in the global community