Program Officer at Tenaganita
Liva Sreedharan is currently a Program Officer on the Anti-Trafficking Team at Tenaganita, a non-governmental organization in Malaysia. Her primary area of work is managing a hotline for trafficked victims, rescuing victims who have been trafficked for sex work, domestic work, and the fishing industry, and facilitating legal aid for survivors of trafficking.
She received a Bachelor’s Degree in Psychology and Mass Communication from Uppper Iowa University and later obtained her Master’s Degree in Criminology and Forensic Psychology from Midddlesex University in London.
She was selected to present a paper on ‘Cultural Cleansing of the Baha’i Community’ in Iran at the International Critical Criminology Conference in Barcelona in 2009, and the sole Humphrey Fellow representing Malaysia to the USA from 2013 to 2014.