Our Steering Committee
South Asia Focal Point
Oceania Focal Point
SouthEast Asia Focal Point
Global Focal Point
Global Focal Point
Title: Chief Executive Officer
Shama Karkal is the Chief Executive Officer at Swasti Health Catalyst based in India. Swasti believes health and wellbeing are best achieved when behaviours, systems and social determinants are addressed together. They focus on the design, delivery and support solutions for the health and wellbeing of the poor.
Organization: Family Planning NSW
Ann Brassil is the Director of Family Planning New South Wales (NSW) in Australia. Family Planning NSW are experts on reproductive and sexual health and provide clinical services and health information to people throughout NSW . They are also Australia's the oldest family planning service, and have been providing reproductive and sexual health care services and information to the community for 90 years.
Organization: China Family Planning Assocation
Title: Deputy Secretary General and Director of International Cooperation
Hong Ping is the Deputy Secretary General and Director of International Cooperation at the China Family Planning Association. CFPA provides information and education and promotes voluntary family planning in China. They work with vulnerable groups such as women of reproductive age in economically less developed areas, young people between 10-24 years old, migrants and ethnic groups in remote areas
Organization: Planned Parenthood Association of Thailand
Title: Director of Women and Aging Population Program
Pattaya Buranprapra is the Director of Women and Aging Population at the Planned Parenthood Association of Thailand (PPAT). PPAT supports the National Family Planning Programme by organizing countrywide educational and motivational activities, and by delivering contraceptive services to special target groups/geographic areas including slum dwellers, the population along the Thai-Cambodia border, and northern hill tribes. With the help of Muslim leaders and the support of grassroots volunteers, PPAT has been highly successful in promoting family planning among the marginalized Muslim community in Thailand's 4 southern-most provinces.
Organization: Youth Coalition for Sexual and Reproductive Rights
Jose Maria “Lloyd” Nunag is a representative of Youth Coalition for Sexual and Reproductive Rights, hailing from the Philippines. Youth Coalition is an international organization of young people (ages 18-29 years) committed to promoting adolescent and youth sexual and reproductive rights at the national, regional and international levels
Organization: Action Canada for Sexual and Reproductive Rights
Title: Executive Director
Sandeep Prasad is the Executive Director of Action Canada for Sexual Health and Rights (ACSHR). ACSHR is a progressive, pro-choice charitable organization committed to advancing and upholding sexual and reproductive health and rights in Canada and globally.
Our Coordinating Office
Wasana is a finance and administrative consultant with over 10 years experience of administration, finance and operations management in the NGO sector. She oversees all the administrative and finance functions to ensures the smooth operation of our organisation.