Krithika Balu

Equality Fellow

Krithika graduated from Jindal Global Law School with an LL.B. degree in 2014 and holds a B.Tech in Industrial Biotechnology from Anna University, Chennai (2010) and an MA in Human Rights (2011) from University College London. Prior to joining CLPR, she litigated with Keystone Partners in Bengaluru and the Human Rights Law Network’s West Bengal chapter. She has also worked with ChangeMantras, a consultancy firm in Kolkata, in the anti-human trafficking space.

Krithika’s research interests include the confluence of laws and societal norms around combating the commercial sexual exploitation of children, environmental laws and ethical issues pertaining to agricultural and animal biotechnology.