2015 Top 20 Under 20™ award recipient
Anjali Katta, 17
Anjali founded GirlsCo., a not-for-profit organization that organizes women’s rights summits and workshops, as well as Bombay Pads, a program to deliver sanitary pads and provide sexual education to schools and orphanages in India. GirlsCo. has hosted various conferences, workshops, and support group discussions on topics such as missing and murdered indigenous women, women in the workplace, and girls’ education in developing countries. Each conference is finished with a call to action to mobilize youth in the quest for gender equality. Anjali was recently selected to advise the work of the Government of Canada through the newly created Girls Advisory Council.