The environment is not ours to take or leave,
it is ours to make.

Swati Parab

Program Head

An environmental engineer from KIT, Kolhapur, and one of the founding members of OneEarth Foundation. She leads the Environment Program at OneEarth Foundation, bringing a wealth of experience and expertise to her role.

With a strong background in environmental engineering, Swati has a distinguished career that includes working with TERI and GIZ as a Project Coordinator for the state of Goa. There, she contributed to notable projects like NAMA and led exemplary solid waste management initiatives.

Swati’s extensive experience in plastic waste management, coupled with her substantial on-field experience, makes her a vital asset to OneEarth Foundation’s mission of driving impactful environmental change.

Swati has also worked at the grassroots level with Urban Local Bodies (ULBs) and local communities, designing and implementing awareness campaigns that foster positive behaviour change. Her hands-on approach and dedication to sustainable practices highlight her commitment to creating a greener and more sustainable future.