Rishika Chauhan is currently pursuing her M.Phil in Diplomacy and Disarmament at the Center for International Politics, Organization and Disarmament at Jawaharlal Nehru University, Delhi. She completed her Masters in International Relations and Bachelors in Political Science with outstanding grades. She has interned with The Indian Express, a reputed national newspaper in 2009 and with National Maritime Foundation, an Indian Navy Think-Tank in 2010-11. She has worked with NGOs in her state, Himachal Pradesh on child related issues. She participated in the CWBI's Chaos to Community-Nepal 2012 program and is working on her YWB project that focuses on girl child and education.
She hopes to contribute towards building peace in the world by diligently working for the upliftment of the marginalized, and aims to develop a self sustaining and progressive project that aids the same cause.