Ishaan Shah

Social Media Community Assistant

Ishaan Shah is an 18-year-old, international, award-winning human rights advocate, speaker, writer and National Youth Representative at UN Women. In 2017, he founded Stolen Dreams, an anti-slavery organisation that engages with youth, civil society, international institutions and governments. Ishaan is articulating the urgent need to combat modern slavery at high-level dialogues, events and forums. He spends much of his time with organisations, policymakers, experts, academics, writers and educators, learning from the best minds in the world on these issues. Since 2017, he has travelled deep into the anti-slavery movement, always learning at speed and recognising intersectionalities. Ishaan is mobilising stakeholders to take include youth in decision making spaces to facilitate comprehensive, concrete and efficient actions against all forms of modern slavery.