Suman Valeecha is a Marketing & Communication professional currently associated with the development sector. With a passion for academics she is a faculty member at a leading business institute in Karachi, empowering and inspiring youth through knowledge. She is a Human Rights advocate and has been involved in various social development & welfare projects.

Suman currently runs a private NGO, Actcept, which helps the transgender community of Pakistan gain respectable recognition, identity, job opportunities along with integration into public spaces and policy. Their work on empowering such individuals, along with educating employers and the general public has led to multiple members of the transgender community gaining employment along with many others enrolling for vocational training. She has never given a TED talk before.

ONE LINER : An Inclusive society is the only way forward