Saumya Aggarwal
Co-Founder – Youth For Peace International

She is a Peacebuilder and an artist working towards building peace by empowering young individuals and creating a sustainable society. With a vision to build capacities in youth and introduce them to community development. She co-founded Youth for Peace International to advocate her interests.She has been working as the Executive Director of The Startup Edge with a motto of ‘Transforming Passion into Profession.Art has kept her inspired since thirteen years in a row and stimulated her instinct to rely on art therapies for subsuming conflicts subjective to internal and external influence, that has loomed largely affirmative in relegating to an attainment of peace. This insight surfaced to structure a vision in her and to further implicate on larger issues like addressing rehabilitation of Refugees and violence against women, through motivation of play, dance and art therapies.  She was recently awarded as Faces of Impact 2017 by Impact Squared and TEDed SDG Innovator 2017 by TED.