Brief biography on the Chief Functionary  :

About K. Krishnan

Dr. K. Krishnan is the Chief Functionary of the Foundation for Sustainable Development (FSD) and orator of the Constitutional Rights. Krishnan is a respected trainer and advisor on issues related to tribal rights, labour rights, tribal legislations, education, livelihoods, environment, and serving as social scientist for the past 30 years. He is instrumental for release of over 12570 bonded labourers, and guided above 24,500 tribal children for higher education, organised tribal women into SHGs in 360 villages, promoted livelihoods for 7600 tribal families, conserved medicinal plants above 180,000, travelled over 716,000 kms for tribal development and received national & international awards. He has written many books, articles on development subjects including training manual for Sustainable community development, Legislations for common people, History of Slavery, Adivasis in Modern India, Seeds of Strength and so on. Dr Krishnan is also the Secretary of National Adivasi Solidarity Council for tribal rights and member in various committees and organisations.