Madhuresh Kumar (India)

National Convener, National Alliance of People's Movements

Madhuresh Kumar is National Convener of National Alliance of People’s Movements and Resistance Studies Fellow at University at Massachusetts Amherst.

Currently on a sabbatical in Paris, he has been engaged in campaigns and policy advocacy around communities’ control over land, water, forest and minerals; issues of displacement, energy projects, industrial corridors; resource mobilisation and other related issues. He writes regularly on these issues and has been published extensively in newspapers and journals. His last book as co-editor was with Elina F and Juergen W titled, “Social Movements and Resistance in India” published in German by Assoziation A, Berlin.


Click here to read more about Madhuresh’s IFC Online Big Conversation: “Can NGOs and social movements be authentic allies?”