Debjyoti Ghosh


Debjyoti is a human rights lawyer from Kolkata, India. After practicing general law for a brief period, he went whole-hog into human rights and started working in the NGO sector in Eastern India. He has worked in the field of HIV/AIDS, women, children and sexual minorities.

Debjyoti's research pertains to constitutional rights in the Global South, more precisely the Right to Health in India, Brazil and South Africa for Trans* people. He looks forward to bringing about a legal policy document which may aid in alleviating certain access barriers for Trans* people in the future.


BA, LLB, Department of Law, University of Calcutta, India
LLM (Human Rights), Central European University, Hungary