Sangeetha Rosemarie Rajeesh is an independent Communications Consultant with expertise in knowledge management, research uptake, communications and dissemination in South Asia settings. She was Research Uptake Manager and Communication Specialist for the Leveraging Agriculture for Nutrition in South Asia (LANSA) consortium. Sangeetha holds a Masters in Mass Communication and Journalism from India, and pursues her PhD in Social Sciences at Wageningen School of Social Sciences (WASS), Wageningen University, The Netherlands.
An independent development and environment journalist by training and education, Sangeetha especialised at the International Institute of Journalism, Germany and has several media fellowships to her credit. She was Contributor to Rural 21, Germany and Global Press Institute, USA, and has worked with leading National dailies in India. She also was Media Researcher with Panos South Asia; Consultant Researcher for ActionAid; and Consultant Author / photographer for International Fund for Agricultural Development (IFAD). Sangeetha is the Former Editor of Press Institute of India & Research Institute for Newspaper Development, and also web documentation specialist in India for UNICEF, ActionAid and CCF Canada.