Apoorva, an International Human Rights lawyer and Programme Coordinator for the G20 Global Land Initiative at UNCCD. She previously worked at UNEP as a Communications and Community Engagement Expert. Apoorva has diverse experiences, including roles as a Legislative Assistant in the Indian Parliament and involvement in UNEP`s work on Nigeria’s Hydrocarbon Pollution Remediation Project. Beyond her legal career, she is an actress, singer, voice artist, classically-trained dancer, and a TEDx speaker. Recognized in 2021, she received the "30 under 30" award for lawyers and legal influencers from BW Businessworld.