Arpanah has 15 years’ experience working in the education and development sectors of South Asia Pacific Region. She has worked in the field of child rights and protection for 12 years. In her present role, Arpanah is the Technical Advisor for Child Protection & Participation at World Vision International. Her expertise is in the area of child protection system strengthening programming, and in various project models that address the root causes of violence against children. Over the last decade, Arpanah has focused on developing innovative initiatives in the area of children’s protection and participation. She also has experience working for child protection in humanitarian contexts.