Head of Sustainability at Eram Scientific Solutions
Srija Santhosh is the head of sustainability at Eram Scientific Solutions. She currently leads the Livelihood Project in Sanitation aimed at solving the multi-faceted challenges of public sanitation infrastructures, especially eToilets and their maintenance. These units are developed as independent Micro-WASH Centres, engaging SHGs, JLGs or Nano-Small Entrepreneurs to take ownership of the public utility. The model, “Micro-Enterprise for Sanitation” drives on the idea of the local community contributing to sustaining and maintaining public eToilets and bringing smart enterprises to the community.
Srija holds a master’s degree from Cochin University of Science and Technology and has more than 15 years of international and national experience working in varied sectors ranging from research field, pharma industry, academics to environment, and women’s entrepreneurship. Her innate capabilities and skills are in project management, communication, designing and facilitating workshops, and curating programs.