Alokparna Sengupta is the Managing Director for Humane Society International/India. She has worked in the animal protection movement for over a decade. She has been part of several government and scientific committees including that of Indian Council of Medical Research, CDSCO, Central Insecticides Board, Bureau of Indian Standards, etc. She has also been part of several stakeholder committee meetings to bring in animal friendly policies in India. Having obtained a degree of Masters in Science (M.Sc) for Biotechnology from Osmania University, she has recently completed her LLM (Professional) course from National Law University, Delhi.

Session Name
Animal Experimentation

Session Duration
60 minutes

Session Day & Time (IST)
30th January 2022, 3:10-4:05 PM

Session Brief
To share a brief overview on Animal testing; what’s been accomplished in this space so far and the alternatives, what needs to be done (especially in India) and what we can do in our individual capacity to ensure justice for animals.


Social media handles:
Twitter: @aalokporna
Instagram: @alokparna / @hsi_india

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