Area of Specialisation: Natural resource management, indigenous and rural livelihoods, public health, education, designing programme modules.
An agriculture economist by training, Mamta Borgoyary has more than 25 years of experience in the development sector. She has extensively worked across sectors including, health, education, water and sanitation, rural livelihoods and natural resource management. She has served as an expert in different missions of evaluations of DFID, UNDP, ADB and World Bank programme. Currently as the Chief Executive Officer of FXBIS, she is managing programmes and operations that directly benefit women and children across the 9 states in India. Her work is centered on promoting the basic right of people to live a life of dignity and well-being. She has been actively promoting women from marginalised and vulnerable communities to emerge as social entrepreneurs and take charge of their and their family's life. She believes in investing in youth especially the adolescents, enhancing their access to knowledge and inculcating leadership skills for a better world. Mamta is a Synergos Senior Fellow and was recently selected by the US government for the International Visitors Leadership Program 2016 to share and exchange best practices on gender-based violence.