Social determinants of health

Mirai Chatterjee

Commissioner from India

Dr Mirai Chatterjee is the Coordinator of Social Security for India's Self-Employed Women's Association, SEWA - a trade union of over 200,000 self-employed women. She is responsible for SEWA’s Health Care, Child Care and Insurance programmes. Before this, she was General Secretary of SEWA for three years and Coordinator of SEWA Health Team for twelve years.

Dr Chatterjee is on the boards of several organizations in India, including the Friends of Women’s World Banking (FWWB) and HealthWatch. She has been a member of national task forces on social security, health and poverty reduction. Most recently, she was appointed to the National Advisory Council and the National Commission for the Unorganised Sector.