Nikita has a background in human rights advocacy and ethnographic research, having spent years researching the resilience within marginalized communities across India.
Nikita is also a film producer and an expert on indigenous issues. She currently lives in a remote Himalayan village, where she’s conducting a long-term research with local communities to preserve their cultural heritage.
Nikita holds a postgraduate in investigative Journalism from the Asian College of Journalism and a Masters in Human Rights Law from the School of Oriental and African Studies (SOAS), London.
Nikita has been a Resilience Fellow with the Global Initiative Against Transnational Organized Crime.