Shahina oversees programme implemention in Bihar. Her deep understanding of women’s rights is reflected in the design of programmatic interventions, training of elected women representatives, IEC material and media interactions. Her sense of gender justice qualified her to be the Coordinator of the ‘Fact Finding Team’ of THP to study the cases of gender based violence during Panchayat elections in 2006. Shahina formally joined The Hunger Project in 2009. She holds a Masters Degree in Zoology and Journalism from MCRPV, Bhopal.