Date(s) - 25/09/2020
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Alliance Française du Bengale
Medium: French, English, Bangla
Bijal is an award-winning children’s book author. Her books include A Cloud Called Bhura, Seed Savers, What’s Neema Eating Today and So You Want to Know About the Environment. She co-authored 10 Indian Champions Who Are Fighting to Save the Planet and The Great Indian Nature Trail with Uncle Bikky. She is a senior editor at Pratham Books where she leads a team that creates picture books. She has been the editor of Time Out Bengaluru, and has worked with, 350.org, Fairtrade and Sanctuary Asia. She is part of Nalanda Academy’s Abhiyan Library movement. She believes that reading and nature have magical powers. She has a Masters in Environment Security and Peace from the University of Peace in Costa Rica and is now a certified climate worrier.