Communication & Development Manager
Kashmira Dubash is a Strategic Communications Specialist for the ITDP India Programme. Kashmira leads communications efforts and works closely with programmatic teams to orchestrate dialogue for the organisation’s vision, work, and values via appropriate channels. Prior to this role, she provided technical guidance for the Complete Street project in Coimbatore. She focused on liaising with city officials and other civil society organisations to implement projects on-ground and organise Tamil Nadu’s first Car-Free Sunday in Coimbatore. Over the five years, Kashmira has prepared technical reports on budgeting and implementing sustainable transport initiatives in India, assisted national urban mobility policy drafts, and prepared and presented training modules to city officials. With a passion to improve urban life in India, Kashmira joined the India Programme as a Transport Planner after her Bachelors in Planning and Masters in Urban Design from the University of Auckland. Presently, she calls Chennai her new found home and enjoys spending time at the beach with her husband and her bundle of joy, her two-year-old son.