Shikha is a public policy professional and a development enthusiast working in the field of climate change, livelihood generation and capacity building with the local communities of Himachal. Her present work focuses on policy implementation to enhance the green enterprise system and build resilient economic livelihood models in Hamirpur. She firmly believes in the power of communities in bringing a change and is passionate about women empowerment. With her background in Economics and work experience in policy research, Shikha has worked with different government stakeholders and senior bureaucrats during her career so far. She can be found painting in her journal with her favourite green tea in other hand outside of work.