Monika Khanna Gulati

Monika Khanna Gulati, a practicing graphic designer and a professor at the Sushant School of Design pioneers the waste management efforts of the 150-acre Nirvana Country in Gurgaon—an area and community where she herself resides. She also assists the Municipal Corporation of Gurugram in their waste management initiatives as a volunteer (member of the Citizen Monitoring Committee and Brand Ambassador for SBM, Zone 4). An ardent champion of green and sustainable living, both at a personal and community level, she majorly steers the citizen action and awareness FB group called NCR Waste Matters. This community acts as a platform to create, mobilise and recognise waste champions, and to bring best practices, knowledge, vendors and citizens together on to a plane. She has helped many to move individuals and organisations towards sustainable waste management and close to zero waste lifestyle / existence.