Aditi heads the Communications Team with WCS India. She completed her Masters in Conservation Biology from the University of Kent, Durrell Institute of Conservation and Ecology. For her thesis then, she studied the habitat and food preferences of the Greater Bamboo Lemur in Madagascar. Recognizing her interest in communicating science early-on, during her Bachelors she was responsible for creating effective communication content for a project on aquatic insect ecology in Agumbe. She has had a long-standing interest in making this field accessible and bridging the gap between people and science. She is currently exploring ways for creating effective education and outreach programs towards the goal to be more proactive, provocative, and purposeful in increasing environmental literacy. Along with a passion for the mountains, she loves maps, infographics, learning (anything!), and harbors a mild caffeine addiction.
Aashika is the Journalist in the Media and Outreach Team. Previously a content associate and research analyst at Sattva, she has worked on themes such as philanthropy, gender, and livelihood. She is passionate about climate action, animal welfare, and politics.
Gokul G K
Gokul G K, is the Assistant Manager in Outreach & Communications at WCS-India. Gokul completed his postgraduate diploma in journalism from the Asian College of Journalism, Chennai, in 2020. He has written articles for several Indian news houses, such as People's Archives of Rural India (PARI), The News Minute, and Feminism in India. Prior to joining WCS, he had volunteered with Make A Difference (MAD). He is interested in working on change mitigation and the development of forest communities.
Manish is the Outreach Officer in the Media and Outreach team. He handles all the technical aspects of Outreach and Communication.
Radha is a graphic designer in the Media and Outreach team.