Name: Sanjay Agarwal

Professional Title: Director

Affiliation: AccountAid

Country: India

Title of Presentation: International and Domestic Funding, Philanthropy, and Justice-Related Education and Legal Reform

Short Bio: Sanjay Agarwal is a professional accountant (1986) based in Delhi. He has visited nearly a thousand NGOs across India for conducting financial reviews and system-assessments on behalf of grant-making agencies and often advises grant-makers and NGOs. He has facilitated numerous workshops and also served on expert groups for institutions such as Asia Pacific Philanthropy Consortium, Institute of Chartered Accountants of India, Partners in Law & Development, Institute for Human Development, and VAC of the Planning Commission. He writes regularly on accounting and legal issues affecting the voluntary sector in periodicals such as AccountAble, AuditAble and Lekha Yog. Publications include ‘AccountAble Handbook on FCRA’ (2002, 2012), ‘NGO Accounting and Regulation’ (2002), and ‘Daan and Other Giving Traditions in India’ (2010). He also co-authored the India chapter in ‘Philanthropy and Law in South Asia’ published by APPC, Philippines (2004, 2007). He can be reached at [email protected]