Rama Krishnamachari

Rama Krishnamachari
Rama Krishnamachari and Ruchira Sarin receiving the ‘NCPEDP-Mphasis Javed Abidi Public Policy Award 2018’ from Hardeep Singh Puri, current Union Minister of State with Independent Charge in the Ministry of Housing and Urban Affairs and Shekhar Gupta, Editor-in-Chief of The Print.

Rama Krishnamachari has more than two decades of work experience in the field of disability inclusion and equality. She has specialised in the area of disability policy and has undertaken several studies on the UN Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities and its application in various aspects.

She has developed the disability inclusion framework for employment in the corporate sector which has been recognised nationally and internationally. She lead the development of HR Manual, called Values Route to Business Success – The why and How of Employing people with Disabilities in 2007, which was published by Confederation of Indian Industry (CII). It is a reference book being used by NGOs and Corporate sector. She has developed training modules and conducted several trainings in the area of disability for different stakeholder groups.

She is a trusted advisor to many organisations and diversity professionals.