About Deepak Dwivedi
With over three decades in Media with leading news papers Deepak Dwivedi started his Journalism career with Blitz leading weekly tabloid with focus on investigative journalism.He worked closely with the founder Rustom Khurshedji Karanjia respected Indian journalist and editor whotypically signed his reports as "R. K. Karanjia" All through his career he has been focusing on Journalism for Action . Engaging with grass root journalists for Socio Economic Development.
There was always a deep interest in-depth knowledge of the criminal justice systems as also its interplay often clashing with the human rights as a specific focus with a philosophy – “Never underestimate the power of community and communication – for they can write inspiring history“
A Snapshot of his achievements
● Over 3 decades of active Journalism ● Chairman, Editor-in-Chief Blitz India ● Former Chief Editor Dainik Bhaskar Uttar Pradesh ● United Nations PRME Member ● Academic Council on the United Nations System ACUNS - Expert Member on Poverty & Human Rights Central & South Asia ● Instrumental & Lead Development Journalism initiatives with UNICEF , Jury Member UNICEF India ● Founder President Nagrik Foundation ,working on supporting SDGs ● Honoured by UN Women solidarity movement for Gender Equality ,supporting SDGs ● Authored ‘Empowering the Marginalised’ A perspective for Inclusive Development ● Attended UN General Assembly ,UN HQ New York part of UN Global Compact, Global Compact + 15 ● MMSM International Distinguished Leadership Award 2017 for Responsible Journalism & Sustainable Development ● Former Member Media Organising Committee Common Wealth Games ,New Delhi ● Advisor ,Indian Pharmacopoeia Commission ,Ministry of Health & Family Welfare Govt.Of India ● Planning Board Member ( UGC Nominee ) MGU Andhra Pradesh ● Former Advisor IGNOU ● Former Director NAFED New Delhi ● Expert Editor of National Museum Institute ,Ministry of Culture Govt.Of India ● Visiting Professor ,Deppt of Journalism & Mass Communication YMU ● Executive Member Press Association & Press Club of India PCI ● Member Foreign Correspondents Club of South Asia FCCs