Milind is a journalist with over 35 years of multi-lingual and multi-media experience in wire service, print, television and internet media in different capacities, including leadership positons, as well as of running an international media organisation and in media academics as a teacher. A Ford foundation-Advocacy Institute fellow from US, he is trained in media advocacy and conducts media advocacy workshops through NCAS for social activists. He has been instrumental in building a network of socially minded media persons from Asia called Asia Media Forum, of which he is a founder-member and Outreach & Networking Fellow.