Shivya is a storyteller, writer, digital nomad, social entrepreneur, explorer, vegan and an environmentalist. She seeks to travel slow and sustainably, embracing local ways of life, spending time with indigenous communities, exploring places off the beaten path and minimizing her environmental impact. She is the author of the bestselling book “The Shooting Star” – which charts her battles and adventures from the cubicle to the road, and from small-town India to remote corners of the globe. Her collection raises funds for Alaap – working towards Climate Action through Reforestation.
Ahimsa Parmo Dharma Group
Based in Mumbai, India – Ahimsa Parmo Dharma Group was founded in 2015 to create awareness about the principles of ‘ahimsa’ in everyday life. The group has come together with the single vision of practicing and preaching non-violence in thought, deed and action. The Ahimsa Festival is the annual vegan festival organized by APDG with an aim to spreading the fragrance of peace and love through simple lifestyle choices. Funds raised from Ahimsa Collection go towards organising the festival and other awareness activities.
One Earth Social Initiative
One Earth Social Initiative (OESI) is a nonprofit working towards raising awareness about Climate Change and Environmental Crisis – conducting awareness workshop and various other activities in educational institutions and corporates. Funds raised from the One Earth Collection go towards providing composting kits, seed bombs, “Fight Climate Change With Diet Change” planner kits, tree plantation drives, clean-up drives and participation certificates! It is founded by Suchismitra Sen Basu, based in West Bengal.