Kanta Singh has over 25 years of experience in the management of pro-women development programmes. She has worked with national and international organizations to promote women in formal economy, sports and politics. Her last assignment was with UNDP where she spent 9 years. Currently, Kanta is the Deputy Country Representative, UNWomen India. She is a former national level Volleyball Player. Kanta is an Aspire Fellow and Chevening Gurukul Fellow from University of Oxford.