B. KARTHIK NAVAYAN Mobile: 09346677007 E-Mail: navayan@gmail.com


NGO / Program Management /Human Rights



Project Coordination / Management                                            - GO & NGO Partnership Management

- Community Development                                                         -Self Help Promotion                                        

- Team Management                                                                  - Human Rights

- Women Development                                                         - Coordination / Liaison / PR                              - Child Development                                                                - Recruitment & Appraisal                                                   - Training & Development                                                 - General Administration


F  Organizational and Educational Activities among Scheduled Castes of Andhra Pradesh

F   Member of Bar Council of Andhra Pradesh

F  General Secretary of Human Rights Forum, Hyderabad City Unit

F  Member of Andhra Pradesh  High Court Advocates Association

F  A dynamic professional with 7 years of experience in Project Management, Community Development, Women Development, Child Welfare, Community Health, Training & Development, Team Management, Liaising / Coordination, NGO Capacity Building, NGO Networking.

F  A keen planner, strategist & implementer with demonstrated abilities in devising social programs and projects across Development Sector.

F  Adept in conducting research & analysis with expertise in organising training and development programs for community development in coordination with all stakeholders.

F  Expertise in identifying training needs, designing training modules, material and executing the same.

F  An effective communicator with exceptional relationship management skills and hands on experience in networking with Donors, Consultants, NGOs, Govt. Agencies for various initiatives.




F  Establishing short-term / long-term budgets & strategies for development projects.

F  Defining plans, policies and strategies for greater operational effectiveness and manpower deployment.

F  Handling project activities & monitoring overall project operations for ensuring timely completion.

F  Visiting the  on going projects  so as to ensure effective  field level coordination and monitoring 

F  Liaising with Govt. Bodies & NGOs for ensuring seamless project operations and making arrangement for funds.

F  Administering the preparation of proposals for funding agencies and project partners as well as donor agencies for timely execution of projects.

F  Determining training needs and conducting training programmes.

F  Conducting and participating in workshops and training programs for awareness generation of beneficiaries from grassroots to policy level.

F  Organising periodical program review meetings with Project Managers and field functionaries on important development issues.

F  Handling Performance Management System and identifying scope for enhancing the same.

F  Relationship building with project partners, consultants, contractors, donors & other external agencies for finalising projects and ensuring compliance to the terms and conditions.

F  Looking after General Administration.

F  Arranging Conferences / Seminars; providing high-level administrative support involving handling of top & confidential correspondence, management of document flow, etc.




Since Nov’09 at National Dalit Forum, Hyderabad as a Programme Officer


Key Deliverables:

F  Responsible for organizing meetings, workshops, trainings, and playing an active role to initiate and ensuring completion of various studies on contemporary issues concerning Dalits

F  Interacting with the state and regional level networks and forums, government institutions/departments

F  Documentation, Proposal writing for fund raising and Grants making

F  Monitoring and evaluation of Partners of NDF in 5 States of India Visited Karnataka, Maharashtra, Tamilnadu, Delhi, Gujarat several times for organizational works


Key Highlights:

F  Compiled a Telugu booklet ready reckoner for activists on Special Component Plan.

F  Launched a campaign for the elimination of caste discrimination in education institutions to stop  suicides of students  (http://www.petitiononline.com/93466770/petition.html)

F  Working towards the protection of human rights of a Dalit boy who is falsely implicated in a case. (Details http://www.petitiononline.com/sathyam/petition.html)


Jun’08-Sep’09 at Young Lives Project (An International Longitudinal Research Project on Childhood Poverty), Hyderabad as Project Assistant


Key Deliverables:

F  Looked after proper functioning of Project as an administrator and accountant.


Key Highlights:

F  Successfully completed child participation activities and assisted to produce a film “Voicing Experiences” through child participation.

F  Received a letter of appreciation and increment of salary.


Aug’05-May’08 at Human Rights Law Network Hyderabad Chapter, Hyderabad as a Coordinator of Child Rights Initiative


Key Deliverables:

F  Filed and followed up cases related to protection of child rights in the Juvenile Justice Board, Child welfare committees, Courts and other forums.


Key Highlights:

F  Initiated rescue operation of domestic child labors in the Hyderabad and Secunderabad twin cities with the help of other NGO’s like M.V. Foundation, National Domestic Workers Movement, and media and other government departments like revenue and labour, police, in this process.

F  Successfully rescued 25 Domestic child laborers.


Feb’04-Aug’04 at CHATRI (Campaign for Housing and Tenurial Rights), Hyderabad as a Coordinator


Key Deliverables:

F  Collected and compiled data of farmers and Coolies who had lost their livelihoods, lands and houses to the International Air port at Shamshabad.

F  Prepared and filed representation before the concerned authorities for ex-gratia and organizing meetings to mobilize public support in favor of displaced people to claim their legal rights.  


Key Highlights:

F  Initiated survey on evictions of international Airport.

F  Oral appreciations received from victims who benefited.

F  Remuneration decided to pay for land of   eviction victims was increased after my intervention by filing representation.




Jan’03-Feb’04 at Sannihitha-(Center for Women and Children), Hyderabad as a Team Member


Jun’02-Dec’02 at Child Line 1098, Hyderabad as a volunteer




Sep’04-Aug’05 at the Rangareddy District Court,Nampally Criminal Courts and High Court of Andhra Pradesh - Practiced on the Civil and Criminal side




F  Dalit Aawaaz-I, (Essays on Dalit and child Rights), a collection of all my writings about various  aspects like "Buddhism as philosophy of social democracy, Caste System as  perpetuating Child Labour in India, Housing Rights, Reservations in Private Sector, Social Justice and implementation of child related laws in Andhra  Pradesh, Minimum wages.

F  Simmini-Light - Dalit Aawaaz-II, which is a collection of my essays on the current problems of the Indian Dalit Community, like the Dalit situation after independence, how we can protect child rights, Indian cultural revolution and Neo Buddhism, current political scenario and Dalit movement in Andhra Pradesh, a good legislation Protection of women from domestic violence Act 2005, the First Dalit chief justice of India K. G. Bala Krishnan.


F  Prepared and presented a paper titled “Dr Ambedkar’s Contribution for the upliftment of the disadvantaged through Law and Justice” in a National Seminar Organized by Mahatma Gandhi National Institute of Research and Social Action, in Hyderabad on 2nd and 3rd September 2010.
F  Prepared & presented  a Paper titled “Classification of Scheduled Caste Reservations: Effective Sharing is only the solution” in a National Conference on movements for equity in reservations, held on 21st and 22nd February 2011, organized in Jawaharlal Nehru University, New Delhi.
F  Participated in International Youth Policy Symposium in London and given inputs in the sub group on inclusion. Organized by British Council and Open Society Foundation from May 16th to 18th May 2011



F  M.Phil Social Exclusion Studies, English and Foreign Languages University (Dissertation Stage)

F  LL.M. from P.G College of Law, Basher Bagh, Osmania University with 52% in 2006

F  LL.B. from Dr. B. R Ambedkar Law College Bagh lingampally, Osmania University, Hyderabad with 55% in 2004

F  B.Com. from Government Degree College, Mancherial Adilabad District, Kakathiya University with 57% in 2001

F  12th Board of intermediate Education, Andhra Pradesh with 50% in 1996.

F  10th from Board of Secondary Education, Andhra Pradesh with 65% in 1990




F  Proficient with MS Word, MS Power Point, MS Excel and Internet Applications.




Date of Birth                              August, 1977

Address                                    12-13-441, 2nd Floor, Street No.1 Tarnaka Secunderabad, AP, India. 500017

Languages Known                     Telugu, English and Hindi

Passport                                   Indian